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Visitation

Sunset Hill Cemetery
Sunday August 18th, 2019
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

Lamb Funeral Home
Monday August 19th, 2019
10:00am

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Ronald Frank Hill

Ronald’s life began on June 23, 1944, the son of Frank Hill and Elizabeth Hill (Trouslot - Johnson) in Newton, Kansas. He attended Furley Grade School and Whitewater High School Class of 1962. He married Janice Kay Hill (Breitenstein) on August 24, 1963, in Newton Kansas. They resided in Whitewater, Kansas for 56 years.

Ronnie helped his father farm in his earlier years. During his lifetime he was employed at the Whitewater Flour Mill, Sutherland Lumber, Buck Alley Lumber and Kanal Windows. He was self- employed many years building and remodeling houses. He retired from AAA Lumber in 2011.  

He was a member of the Whitewater Fire Department for many years, served as a Whitewater City Councilman, was a member of the Lions Club and was active in the Federated Church. 

Ron enjoyed spending time with the family and loved spoiling the grandkids. His hobbies included collecting and restoring toy farm equipment, doing woodworking projects, spending time at his cabin that he built and going to car shows.

Survivors include his spouse, Jan Hill; sons and their wives, Darryl and Mindy Hill, Mike and Callie Hill, all of Whitewater; grandchildren, Shanna Hill of Salina, Kansas, Travis Hill of Osaka, Japan, Mikayla Hill of Hutchinson, Kansas and Mikinzie Hill of Whitewater; great-granddaughter, Lily Hill of Salina; brother and his wife Denny and Carolyn Hill of Benton, Kansas; and a half brother, Jack Johnson of Fort Scott, Kansas.

He was preceded in death by his parents. Ronald passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at his home in Whitewater, Kansas, having reached the age of 75 years old.

Family will gather with friends on Sunday, August 18, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Lamb Funeral Home. His funeral service will be Monday, August 19, at 10 a.m. at the Federated Church in Whitewater, Kansas with Pastor Jason Lowery officiating.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Whitewater Fire Department and Encompass Health in care of Lamb Funeral Home, P.O Box 358, Whitewater, Kansas 67154. Please sign his online guest book and leave a memory of Ron at ymzfh.com

 

 


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Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Ronald Hill

Amy Reagan- Wheat State Manor Aug 19 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ronald Hill

Linda Wimberly- Former Kanal employee Aug 19 2019 12:00 AM

Mindy & family -- So sorry for the loss of your loved one! My thoughts & prayers have been with you all & I continue to pray for God's peace & solace to all of Ronnie's family & friends that he has left behind; may you all be reunited together again one day in Heaven!
Deepest condolences --
Sonya Jennison, SLP with Encompass Health & friend of Mindy.

Sonya Jennison Aug 18 2019 12:00 AM

Chuck and Marilyn Potter
Was just thinking of Ronnie as Marilyn and I drove home from our daughter on Wednesday. Little did I know that he was on his way Home to see our Lord. Lucky Man.
Our sympathy is for Janice and the whole family who will surely miss him. Prayers offered for all of you in your loss...

Chuck Potter Aug 17 2019 12:00 AM

A SPATHIPHYLLUM was ordered on August 16, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Aug 16 2019 12:00 AM

An Arrowhead was ordered on August 16, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Aug 16 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Ron's passing. I worked with him at Kanal & always enjoyed his humor & seeing his smile when he was in the office. I admired him for his intelligence & spirit. My condolences to all his family.

Pat Anderson Aug 16 2019 12:00 AM

Im so sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathies to the entire family.

Margie Roth Aug 15 2019 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Deb Schafer, RNCCC, Encompass Health

Deb Schafer Aug 15 2019 12:00 AM

Rick thought a lot of him. They will rejoice in heaven. He will be missed.

Della Cooper Aug 15 2019 12:00 AM

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