October 18, 1922 – February 23, 2014
Obituaries » JEANETTE TILLOTSON
TILLOTSON, JEANETTE BATTEN, 91, died February 23, at the Blue Spruce Home in Bradford. She was born Oct. 18, 1922, in Waits River, the daughter of Kenneth and Anabel (Chalmers) Batten. She attended Waits River Elementary School; Bradford Academy, class of 1941; and Lyndon Normal School, class of 1944. Before her marriage, she taught elementary school in Norwich. On July 19, 1944, she married Raymond A. Tillotson, of West Topsham, in Barre. They lived in West Topsham before moving to Waits River in 1949. She enjoyed playing the piano and singing songs from the 1940s. Survivors include her children, Doris Tillotson, of Essex, Stephen Tillotson, of East Corinth, and Rachel Tillotson, of Waits River; four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; a brother, Russell Batten, of West Topsham; a sister, Louise Gilbert, of Williston; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, an infant sister and brothers Dwight Woodcock and Gardner Batten.