Edward H. Tilque, age 89, Suamico, passed away Friday, July 27, 2018. He was born May 18, 1929 to the late Peter and Josephine (Christens) Tilque. He was a graduate of Pulaski High School. On September 4, 1954, he married the love of his life Diana DeNiel.
Edward was employed by Green Bay Structural Steel for 48 years. He served his country in the U. S. Army during the Korean War.
He enjoyed spending time at the cottage, gardening, hunting, fishing and most of all enjoyed time spent with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Diana, four children, Lisa (Roger) Konitzer, Brad (Debra) Tilque, Scott Tilque and Terri (Eric) Delemater; his grandchildren, Nicole (Justin) Wied, Michael (Alison) McVane, Jordan Tilque, Hunter Tilque, Travis Tilque, Daniel (Casey) Delemater, Stephanie Delemater (fiance, Corbin Magnin), and Danyelle Weigelt; four great-grandchildren, Isaah McVane, Aaliyah McVane, Braden McVane and Riley Weigelt; his brother, Norman (Rita) Tilque; his sister, Deloris (Eddie) Butz; two sisters-in-law, Chris Tilque and Joan Tilque; and his brother-in-law, Gary Everard.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a son, Steven Tilque; his brothers, Richard Tilque and Vernon Tilque; his sister-in-law, Mercedes Villers; and a brother-in-law, Gene DeNiel.
Visitation for Edward will be held Monday, July 30, 2018 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Avenue. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, July 31, at 10:00 am at Ss. Edward & Isidore Catholic Church, 3667 Flintville Road, with the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am with Rev. David Hoffman officiating. Burial will take place at Ss. Edward & Isidore Catholic Church Cemetery. Online condolences may be shared with Edward’s family on his tribute page at www.lyndahl.com.