Linda I. Hill
Linda I. Hill, age 80, of Townsend, DE, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family, on Monday, February 1, 2021.
Born in Elmira, NY, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin A. and Sylvia M. (Folmer) Burnham. After graduating from high school, Linda made her living as a dispatcher for J. C. Penney Company, Inc, then retired. After retirement, she worked as an aide to children with autism for the Christina School District. In her leisure time, Linda took pleasure in gardening, baking, cooking, traveling and camping with her family. She also enjoyed sewing, shopping and rooting for the Baltimore Orioles.
In addition to her parents, Linda was preceded in death by her husband, Arland V. Hill; daughter, Cristina Hill; and siblings, Benjamin Burnham and Sally Culler. She is survived by her children, Benjamin A. Hill of West Palm Beach, FL, Clark A. Hill of Denver, CO, Kimberly A. Hellein (John) of Townsend and Victoria (Eric) of Newark; sister, Marilyn E. Mays of Dover; grandchildren, Kristina, Amanda, Heather, Trevor, Haylee, Zackary, Danielle, Eric and Luke; great grandchildren, Blake, Rylea, Emma and Presley; life-long friends, Jean and Bob Huber, Judy and Cliff Smith; and many nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 5 pm until 6 pm on Friday, February 19, 2021, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE, followed by a memorial service at 6 pm. Interment will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, February 20, 2021, in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Face masks will be required for all in attendance.
Any family members or friends who are unable to attend Linda’s service can live stream the service by clicking here.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Linda’s memory to Bayada Hospice, 4250 Lancaster Pike, Suite 308, Wilmington, DE 19805.