Obituary for John Hill
Garden City- John B. Hill, 60, died on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at St Catherine Hospital in Garden City. He was born on December 11, 1956 at Garden City the Son of Robert “Doc” & Betty (Jackson) Hill. He married Darlene McLinn on April 17, 1976 in Garden City. He later married Pam Douglas on August 11, 1984 in Garden City.
John attended Holcomb schools. After his schooling he worked for area farmers before becoming a Diesel Mechanic. He later was an owner-operator of a semi hauling grain and then went back into Mechanics and farming. He enjoyed gardening & canning his crop, hunting, fishing, camping and being involved with his Grandsons. He also enjoyed spending time with his pet rat- Ralph.
He is survived by his Wife- Pam Hill of the Home, 3 Sons- Shawn Hill of Garden City, Robert Hill of Hugoton & Cody Hill of Garden City, Daughter- Stacy Castoe of Garden City, Mother- Betty Hill of Holcomb, 3 Brothers- Paul Hill of Garden City, Mark Hill of Lakin & James Hill of Holcomb, 3 Sisters- Patricia King of Middletown, Connecticut, Linda Maddox of Spring, Texas & Nancy Vaughn of Lakin & 10 Grandsons- “Not all by blood, but all by heart”. He was preceded in death by his Father & 1 Brother- Mike Hill.
Vigil Service will be at 7:00 PM Thursday at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City. Funeral Service will be at 11:00 AM Friday at Garnand Funeral Home with Father Juan Salas officiating. Burial will be at St Michaels Cemetery in Fulton, Kansas. Memorials may be made to the John Hill Memorial Fund in care of Garnand Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com
Garnand Funeral Home 412 North 7th Garden City, Ks 67846 620-276-3219