Ellen Susan Hill

Ellen Susan Hill

AGE: 97 • Wilmington

Ellen Susan Hill, 97, formerly of McDaniel Crest, Wilmington, DE, died February 5, 2014. Born in Bell Oak, MI, Ellen received a degree from Lansing Business University and worked in the engineering department of Michigan State where she met her husband, Vaughn Hill.

She was a devout and active member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church since 1951 where she taught Sunday School, was active in the Womens' Circle, and was a Girl Scout Leader for many years. Her family was her greatest joy, and she supported them in their various musical endeavors. She was an avid golfer and swimmer. Her charity work included Meals on Wheels and Neighborhood House.

Ellen was predeceased by her husband of 63 years, Vaughn Hill in 2004, daughter Louise Hogan in 1996, and brother Everett Young in 2011. She is survived by her daughter Kathleen Snyder and husband Kim of Newark, DE; son Everett Hill and wife Pamela Moss of Lebanon, NJ; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

A memorial service and interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 2313 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803.

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Published in The News Journal on Feb. 23, 2014