Robert L. Tilton

April 27, 1924January 15, 2019

Robert L. Tilton, 94, passed away on January 15, 2019. He was born in Salem, MA on April 27, 1924, son of the late Arthur and Laura May (Dwyer) Tilton.

Robert was a resident of Alton, NH from 1952- 2012 when he moved to Hollis, NH. He served his country in the U.S. Navy, and he liked the weekend cruises and weekend tours. Robert was devoted to his wife and family, and he enjoyed traveling with his late wife of 69 years, Beth. He enjoyed boats and being out on the ocean, he loved going on adventures, and there was never a dirt road he didn’t go down. Robert was a gardener and had vegetable and flower gardens, he loved his dog Princess.

Robert is survived by his children, Kenneth Tilton and his wife Marion of Merrimack, Keith Tilton and his wife Hazel of Nottingham, NH, Don Tilton and his wife Diane of Laingsburg, MI, Jim Tilton and his fiancee Susie Guthrie of Stratham, NH, Daughter Donna Lindquist and her husband John of Hudson, NH, Joanne Tilton of Fort Myers, FL, and Leatha Anfuso and her husband Steven of Hooksett, NH. He is also survived by nine grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his grandson TJ Lindquist, brothers Howard Tilton and Arthur Tilton, and niece Shirley.

Services will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Heart Fund.


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Robert L. Tilton

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denise daigle

January 18, 2019

Dear papa. rest in peace all the happy.times and talks we had and the tears and laughs. I no I didnt see you when you moved but I did always think.of you.. .so happy I meet you in Beth throw this journey .you are now with her rest in peace. love your sunshine

Don Tilton

January 17, 2019

Good night Dad. Thankyou for everything. You were always there for us no matter what. Happy sailing to you and Mom.