Tillie Williams

Lewiston Morning Tribune
Thursday, Aug. 8, 1946

Woman Is Found Dead After Heart Attack

Death came yesterday morning for Mrs. Tillie Williams, 49, until a few years ago a well known and popular waitress. She was found dead in her bed following a heart attack at her home at 514 "B" street.

Born at Genesee, she came to Lewiston 32 years ago, and for many years was a waitress at the Bollinger Hotel café, later working at the Majestic café.

She is survived by two brothers, Gilbert Kilde, Spokane, and Henry Kilde, Troy; and a sister, Mrs. George Volmer, Lewiston.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 Friday afternoon from the Vassar Rawls chapel and burial will be in the Normal Hill cemetery.

Her body was found about 3:30 yesterday morning by Jim McKay, who reported to police that he found her dead when he tried to awaken her to cook breakfast. Time of death was set at 2:30 by the coroner.

Contributed by Natalie Huntley

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