Frederick D. Hillis

Hillis, Frederick D.

Johnson City: 87, went into the arms of his Lord on Sunday May 5, 2013 at the James G. Johnston Nursing Home. He was predeceased by his wife Patricia Hillis; sisters Patricia Tarbox and Lorraine Pickering. He is survived by his six children Tim Hillis, Jill Hillis, Chris and Cindy Hillis, Pamela Shirley, Lisa and Thomas Koltz, Thomas and Karen Hillis; sisters Marjorie Wood, Rita Hillis; 13 grandchildren Angela, Stacy, Matthew, Timothy, Colby and Wesley Hillis, Nathan and Daniel Sorensen, Jennifer Heggelke, Alyssa, Bradley, Cori and Dustin Shirley; 7 great grandchildren; a special friend Jack Croucher. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the Air Force and retired from the US Postal Service. He was an avid horseshoe player and loved animals, especially birds. A Funeral Mass will be offered on Friday at 10am at the Church of the Holy Family 3600 Phyllis Street Endwell. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4-7pm at the Barber Memorial Home, Inc. 428 Main Street Johnson City. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to the Broome County Humane Society 2 Jackson Street Binghamton, NY 13903.

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Barber Memorial Funeral Home
428 Main Street Johnson City, NY 13790-1995
(607) 797-5722

Published in Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin from May 7 to May 9, 2013