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“Dad and i what to say sorry for your lost to the lillo family my prayers go out to u guys the best thing i remember is him pulling weeds in his...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Ann Kaidan - Bay city, MI

“Jim and Tammy - So sad to hear this news. Thinking of you. ”
2 of 19 | Posted by: Larry & Judy Leinweber - MI

“My heart is filled with sadness. What a great man. I had the pleasure of working with John in the engineering department at Consumers Power. Our...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Abel Torres - Auburn, MI

“Dear Alice, Tom and Misti, Jim and Tammy, Hayley and Jonathan,At a time when words are hard to find...we pray the Lord will hold you all especially...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Greg and Ronda Rasmussen - Rigby, ID

“I worked with John at the Bay City Consistory what a great pleasure to know him. ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: Jim Harmon - Macclenny, FL

“To Jim,Tammy,Hayley,Jonny and Alice you will all have my prayers and my love at this sad time. Love you all and will be thinking of you,Mary ”
6 of 19 | Posted by: Mary Wittbrodt - Rhodes, MI

“I worked with John at Consumers, he was a great guy always friendly and willing to help you if he could at work.I'll miss him ”
7 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Jim, Tammy, Johnny & HayleyThe Lillo Family are in our Thoughts and Prayers during this difficult time. The Welter Family, Steve & Sue. ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“John I will miss you at Bay Shores, may God be with you. To your family, John was a kind and loving man. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Linda Piotrowski - Bay City, MI

“Hayley and Jonny, My heartfelt condolences on the passing of your grandfather. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Dora Mendoza - Bay City, MI

“John & I both worked in the engineering dept.at Consumers.He had to be the nicest guy in our department.I never heard him say a bad word about...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Jack Zientak - Bay City, MI

“It was such a pleasure knowing John..A very kind,gentle and knowledgeable man..I enjoyed all of his stories about his life as a child,husband and...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Sue LaBrie - Bay City, MI

“I loved visiting with him when he and Alice would come and visit the kids when I was babysitting. He always asked me how Rhodes was.He will be missed...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Mary Wittbrodt - Rhodes, MI

“May your hearts be filled with wonderful memories- Our thoughts and prayers are with you.. ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Kristi, Morgan, Kenzie and Justin McIntire - ID

“My friend my deepest sympathy to you and your Family. May his memories be with you forever. Love You, Misti ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Our deepest sympathy to the family. May all those fond memories bring you peace and comfort. God Blessings. ”
16 of 19 | Posted by: Gordon & Eileen Lange - Bay City, MI

“Condolences to he family. Prayers and words of comfort to his loved ones in distress.Ypsilanti,Michigan ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: A friend

“Nothing but the best memories of growing up next door to John. The meticulous lawn, the old, well maintained cars and that magical train layout.Give...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Jeff Pfund - Sterling Heights, MI

“John was a friend of my father's. They worked together at Consumers for many years. They were also in the Masons together. John helped arrange...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: PAUL ANDERSON - BAY CITY, MI


Mr. Lillo, age 85 years, passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016 at Bay Shores Nursing Care Center. He was born in Bay City on November 15, 1931 to the late Clarence and Marian (Wanless) Lillo. John served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict and retired in 1987 from Consumers Power Co. He was a member of Wenona Lodge No. 256 F.& A.M. and the Scottish Rite Bodies-Valley of Bay City. He was a member of the BEAM Model Railroad Club and enjoyed basketball in his younger years. On November 1, 1957, he married the former Alice Appold and she survives him. He also leaves his sons: Thomas (Misti) Lillo of Idaho Falls, Idaho & James (Tammy) Lillo and their children, Hayley and Jonathan Lillo of Bay City, as well as many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Carol Lillo. On Saturday, December 10, 2016, a Masonic Memorial Service will be held at 12 Noon at Penzien-Steele Funeral Home. Visitation will follow until 3 p.m. at which time a funeral service will be held. The Rev. Theodore E. Voll will officiate. Private interment will be in Elm Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Wenona Lodge No. 256 F.&A.M. or the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center.