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February 8, 2013

Matthew J. Till

Matthew J. Till

BLOOMVILLE — Matthew J. Till, formerly of Bloomville, died on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at The Springs Nursing Home in Troy. He was 77 years old.

Born on June 3, 1935, in Flushing, he was the son of the late Matthew Till and Theresa Noheimer Till.

Mr. Till proudly served his country in the United States Navy during the Korean War from 1958 to 1962.

He worked for SUNY Delhi in their maintenance department for over 10 years.

Matthew was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also loved to tinker on old cars in his leisure.

His wife of over 54 years, Marie Heilmann Till, died on March 11, 2012.

Survivors include two sons, Jim Till and his wife, Nan of Saratoga Springs, and Matt Till of Bloomville; two brothers, Bobby Till and his wife, Lynn of Georgia, and Jimmy Till and his wife, Alicia of Florida; two grandchildren, Ian Till and his fiancée, Aray, and Dylan Till.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at the Immanuel Lutheran Church, 565 Andes Road. Delhi, NY 13753.

Memorial donations may be made in his memory to the church.

Online remembrances can be made at

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