Thomas Hill

Thomas Shepherd Hill

Merritt Island, FL

Thomas Shepherd Hill, 66, of Merritt Island, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus on March 22, 2014. He passed peacefully with his family by his side.

Tom and his family moved from St. Louis, MO to Cocoa Beach in the early 1960s. He was a graduate of the University of Florida and retired as an engineer from Aerospace Corporation. Tom loved his family, fishing and diving, but most of all he loved the Lord and often quoted his "life verse" - Romans 8:28.

He will be missed dearly by his family and friends who loved him. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Hill; daughters, Kristin Burri and Ashley Hill; son-in-law, Glenn Burri; grandson, Mason Burri; and father, Raymond D. Hill Jr. He was predeceased by his mother, Jeanette Shepherd Hill and brother, Richard S. Hill.

A memorial service will be held at 6:00pm on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Calvary Chapel Merritt Island, 3500 N Courtenay Pkwy. The family requests that any memorial contributions be made to the Youth Building Project at Calvary Chapel Merritt Island.

Funeral Home

Island Cremations and Funeral Services
405 N. Courtenay Parkway Merritt Island, FL 32952

Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Mar. 26, 2014