William Emmerson Hill, 72, of Tilton, passed away at 12:20 p.m. Saturday, April 8, 2017 at home. He was born Aug. 30, 1944, in Danville, the son of the late Kenneth E. and Evelyn L. (Littell) Hill.
He's survived by daughter, Melissa Marie; granddaughters, Nichole D. Donaldson, and Morgan (Gabe) Redding; a brother, Jack E. Hill; nephew, Kenneth Hill; and niece, Cara Hill. He was preceded in death by a grandson, Nathaniel Dale Donaldson and niece, Kathy Sue Hill.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 15, with visitation 1 hour prior at East Park Church of Christ, 1224 Voorhees St., Danville, where he was an active member since 2004. American Legion Post 210 will be conducting military honors at the cemetery. Burial will immediately follow the service at Greenwood Cemetery.
William retired from General Motors after 37 years of employment. The family would like to encourage friends and family to share memories and story's on the funeral home website. Rortvedt Funeral Services & Crematory in Tilton is assisting the family. Online condolences: www.rortvedtfuneralservices.com.
Published on April 11, 2017