Tanner John Nilles, infant son of Chris and Michelle (Popken) Nilles was born silent on Tuesday, November 11, 2008 at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa. A family graveside service will take place at a later date at the Christ Lutheran Cemetery (Grant Township), rural Le Mars, Iowa. Rev. Dan Gerrietts of Christ Lutheran Church will officiate. Expressions of sympathy may be directed through www.mauerjohnsonfh.com
Tanner will be lovingly remembered by his parents Chris and Michelle Nilles; his brother Corbin; maternal grandparents Sharon and Duane Popken; paternal grandparents Dan and Sandra Nilles all of Le Mars; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.