Petra Tillman

Petra Theresia Tillman, 57, of Leavenworth, died, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at Providence Medical Center. She was born Oct. 6, 1961, in Frankfurt, Germany, the daughter of Wilhelm and Annelie (Aumann) Boes.

On Sept. 20, 1984, Petra married Carl Tillman in Denmark.. He survives at the home. She is also survived by a daughter, Denise Tillman of Leavenworth; a son, William Tillman of Leavenworth; and two friends, Audrey Small and Birgit Burggraf – Barron.

She was an active member of “S.N.A.P.” Special Needs Advocacy Partnership and she enjoyed volunteering for the Special Olympics.

Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 1, 2019, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A memorial service will begin at 7 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the “S.N.A.P.” Special Needs Advocacy Partnership.