William Neil Hillman
William Neil Hillman, 84, passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at Covenant Hospital, Saginaw, following his beloved wife Patricia into the hereafter less than three weeks after her passing.
Bill Hillman was born on March 12, 1932 to the late Guy and Melba Hillman of Detroit, Michigan. Bill married the love of his life, Patsy, on September 26, 1953.
Bill was employed by Frankenmuth Mutual Insurance Company for thirty years. After raising his family in Detroit, Livonia and Southfield, Bill took a position at the home office, moving to Frankenmuth in 1979.
Bill was liked by all who knew or met him. He was a member of St. Lorenz Lutheran Church, Frankenmuth. His hobbies included photography, flying, bridge, carpentry, the stock market, reading and traveling, to name a few.
Bill is survived by his children, daughter Terry Romine of Fishers, Indiana, and sons Thomas Hillman of Independence, California and Timothy Hillman of Frankenmuth. Grandchildren Elizabeth (Don) Boezeman, Julie (Dustin) Heath, Sarah Romine, Beverly (Ross) Bristow, Kristi Romine, Matthew (Abbey) Hillman, Katelyn Hillman, Jeffrey Hillman. Great grandchildren Emily, Drew and Ellory Boezeman, Abby and Molly Heath, Eliza and Cora Bristow and Forrest Hillman.
A memorial service will be celebrated on Tuesday, November 29 at 11:00 AM at St. Lorenz Lutheran Church in Frankenmuth. Pastor Shawn Fenske will officiate. Bill’s family will receive visitors at the church on Tuesday from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a donation to St. Lorenz Church of Frankenmuth. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at www.cederbergfh.com.