Everett R. Tillinghast - Burrillville

Everett R. Tillinghast - Burrillville

Everett R. Tillinghast, 71, of Glendale died Saturday, March 23, 2013, after a long illness. He was the beloved husband of Emily B. (Lippacher) Tillinghast.

Born in Providence, a son of the late Earl S. and Irene (DeLarge) Tillinghast, he resided in Smithfield before moving to Glendale 15 years ago.

Mr. Tillinghast was a retail and wholesale sales executive and co-owner (with Emily and son, Steven) of the Golden Goose Gifts, Inc. of Smithfield.

Besides his wife, he leaves two sons, David H. Tillinghast of Lakeville, Mass., and Steven M. Tillinghast and his wife Katey of Greenville; four grandchildren, Caroline, Rebecca, Peter and Marykate; and two brothers, Earl Tillinghast of North Kingstown and Raymond R. Tillinghast of Warwick.

Mr. Tillinghast greatly enjoyed boating on Spring Lake. He also loved to work in the yard and was an avid reader of mystery novels.

Mr. Tillinghast’s funeral was private at the convenience of the family.

Donations gratefully accepted in lieu of flowers to: Nursing Placement Hospice Care, 334 East Avenue, Pawtucket RI 02860; or to Mount Saint Charles Academy, 200 Logee Street, Woonsocket RI 02895 (https://www.mountsaintcharles.org/podium/default.aspx?t=137630) Information and condolences, www.TuckerQuinnFuneralChapel.com