Obituary: Twylla Nilles |

Obituary: Twylla Nilles

A graveside service for Twylla Rose Nilles of Cedar Ridge will be held today at 1 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery in Grass Valley.

Mrs. Nilles died Wednesday, Feb. 20, in Grass Valley. She was 79.

She was born May 9, 1922, in Correopolis, Pa., to Walter Charles Schmidt and Sara Katherine Kitson. She married Joseph N. Nilles on Feb. 19, 1966, in Apple Valley. She was bookkeeper for Grass Valley Drug Store and a member of the White Shrine.

Mrs. Nilles is survived by daughters Vtwyath Joi Greenberg of St. Mary, Ga., and Jacqui Hilsenberg of Pleasant Hill, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1973 and her mother in 1985.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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