Marjorie Ann Tilley
Marjorie Ann Tilley
  • May 8, 1942 - July 1, 2017
  • Barrington, Rhode Island

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"Marjorie A. (Diehl) Tilley, age 75 of Barrington, RI, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017 at her residence.

Born in Lewiston, ME, a daughter of the late George A. and Ruth (Pease) Diehl, she grew up in Maine, and was a graduate of Lewiston High School, class of 1960. Marge was an office manager at the Maine Sportsman Newspaper, for thirty years. She was an avid gardener and knitter. Marge loved her many family members dearly, especially her grandchildren, and her dogs and cats.

Marge is survived by her former husband Stephen Billey of Auburn, ME; a daughter, Ellen Donaldson of Melrose, MA; a son, Matthew Billey and his wife Kara of Beverly, MA; a sister, Nancy Scott of Barrington, RI; two grandchildren, Tom Donaldson and Naomi Billey; and Barry Tilley. She was the sister of the late Bill Diehl.

Arrangements are in the care of Wilbur-Romano Funeral Home, 615 Main Street, Warren, RI 02885. A celebration of her life will be held at a later time. Donations may be made in her honor to the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens: For tributes and online registration: "