John Hill

HILL, John W., 71, of Harrisonville, PA, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013 at Chambersburg Hospital, Chambersburg, PA.

John was born in Follansbee, WV, on October 8, 1941, the son of the late Robert Earl and Cleo (Thorley) Hill. He was the husband of Marjorie F. (Schooley) Hill, whom he married on April 7, 2002.

Mr. Hill was a member of the Siloam United Methodist Church, Harrisonville, PA; Gideons International; the Retired Teacher’s Association; the Shriners; and the Masons. He was a retired educator, coach, accomplished choir singer and director from the Jefferson, Belmont and Monroe County school districts in Ohio. Mr. Hill also enjoyed music in all aspects.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by sons Jon L. (husband of Kathy) Hill of Williamsport, MD, and David W. (husband of Ronda) Hill of Martinsburg, WV; three stepchildren; sister Doris (wife of Bob) Hunter of O’Fallon, MO; brother William (husband of Vonnie) Hill of Ohio; seven grandchildren and one step-grandson.

Preceded in death by brother Robert Hill and sister-in-law Janice.

Memorial service at Siloam United Methodist Church, Harrisonville, PA, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 with Pastor William Bair officiating.

Interment at Siloam United Methodist Cemetery, Harrisonville, PA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Gideons International, The Fulton Camp, P.O. Box 642, McConnellsburg, PA 17233.

Arrangements were made by the Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, PA.

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