Obituary for Rev. Robert Hill
Rev. Robert Hill
Age 72, of Watkins Glen, passed away February 22, 2018 at Strong Memorial Hospital.
He was predeceased by his loving wife of 48 years, Rev. Dawn LaRee Hill; and parents, Richard and Hattie Hill; and brothers, Charles and Spurgeon Hill.
He is survived by children, Roxanne (Scott) Boryschuk, of Warrington, PA; Robert Hill, Jr. (Sarah Murch-Hill) of Oregon City, OR; and Nathaniel Hill of Watkins Glen; 8 grandchildren which he adored; Dusten, Michaela, Maddie, Abigail, Benjamin, Hope, Charlie and Ella; brothers; Richard Hill of Moravia, and Joseph Hill of Florida; sisters, Fannie (Gary) Allen of Kentucky, Shirley (LeRoy) Whittington of Florida; Jessie (LeRoy ”Bear”) Roy of Kentucky, and Edith Fox of Florida; mother-in-law, Violet DaBall of Groton; brother-in-law, David Tanner of Groton; and Charles Mason of Lansing; sister-in-law, Jane (Marv) Veo of Homer; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Robert was a retired minister with the Church of Nazarene. He also worked at Watkins Glen Central School as a Custodian for many years. A celebration of his life will be held on Friday, March 9th at 11:00am at the Grace Lee Memorial Wesleyan Church in Beaver Dams; the family will receive friends and relatives at the church prior to services from 10:00am-11:00am. A reception will follow services at the church. Interment at Woodlawn National Cemetery with military honors will be announced.
You may express condolences to the family or “Light a Candle of Remembrance” online at www.RoyceChedzoy.com. Arrangements by Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, Watkins Glen.