Ruth E. Hill
Mrs. Ruth E. Hill, age 90, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully with her family at home on Saturday, January 8, 2011.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, on May 18, 1920, Ruth was the daughter of the late Charles G. Taylor and Evelyn C. Hitchens Taylor of Minquadale in New Castle. She worked at Continental Can and the Ludlow Factory in Wilmington and was also employed with Sun Oil in Marcus Hook, PA.
In her leisure time, Ruth enjoyed her family, her loving dog Chewy, and her many friends. She particularly liked to travel and go to the casinos. She leaves behind many cherished memories to her family and friends. She will be sadly missed.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Edward J. Hill (a builder in Delaware), and brothers, Melvin J. Taylor and Donald C. Taylor. She is survived by her sister and caretaker, Marie D. Neeman of Wilmington; brothers, Kenneth T. Taylor, Sr. and wife, Lil, of Wilmington, Charles R. Ray Taylor of Bear, Paul H. Taylor, Sr. of New Castle, and Joseph L. Hoopes and wife, Patricia, of New Castle; and many nieces and nephews.
The family extends their thanks and appreciation for the support of the Seasons Hospice team.
Visitation will be held from 6 pm to 8 pm on Thursday, January 13th, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle. A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Friday, January 14th, at the funeral home.
Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Minquadale Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 647, Manor Branch, New Castle, DE 19720.
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