Richard "Dick" Wayne Hill
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Richard "Dick" Wayne Hill, 75, of Potterville, died on June 24, 2014. He was born Richard W. Cowdery son of Roy and Mildred Cowdery on October 29, 1938 and was later adopted by Cecil Hill on December 23, 1946. After Mr. Hill died, Mildred remarried and Richard was raised by Paul and Mildred Steele.
Richard served in the Air Force, and then was employed by the State of Michigan Department of Agriculture as a Seed Analyst. He was a member of the Charlotte American Legion Post 42 and a lifetime member of Fraternal Order of the Eagles 3552. He loved fishing, gardening and playing Keno and pull-tabs at the American Legion. His grandchildren were a very important part of his life and he couldn't get enough of their hugs.
Richard is survived by his daughter Richelle (John) Bott; daughter-in-law Georgina Hill; and four grandchildren - Colton, Cheyenne, Ayana, and Johnnie. He was preceded in death by his son Richard Wayne Hill Jr., brother Michael Hill, and grandmother Rose Huntoon.
Visitation will be held on Friday, June 27, 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Funeral service will be held Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Pray with Pastor Charles Jenson officiating.
Memorials are suggested to Fraternal Order of the Eagles 3552. The family is in the care of Pray Funeral Home, Charlotte. Family and friends are encouraged to share remembrances and condolences online in Richard's Book of Memories at www.prayfuneral.com.
Pray Funeral Home, Inc.
401 West Seminary Charlotte, MI 48813
Published in Lansing State Journal on June 26, 2014