Gerald B. Hill, 87, of Zanesville, passed away at 6:10 am, Monday September 28th 2009 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.
Gerald was born July 17, 1922 in Senecaville, the son of the late Henry S. and Clara (Swayne) Hill. He worked as a salesman for White Chevrolet, he was a 50 year member and past Master of Mt. Ephraim Masonic Lodge Olive 210 and a 25 year member of Cambridge Commandery #47, a member of the Muskingum County Country Music Hall of Fame and a member of the Duncan Falls Presbyterian Church.
He is survived by his sons Jerry and Joyce Hill of Zanesville and Craig and Melody Hill of Philo, his daughter Lois Snyder of Zanesville, five grandchildren Bryan Snyder, Ted Snyder, Jared Hill, Candy Hill and Pam Leckrone and nine great grandchildren Tiffany, Payton, Payge, Joey, Tyler, Devin, Geneva, Madilyn, BraeLynn.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Wanda Hill who passed away March 2, 2002, his brothers Ernest F. Hill and Curtis M. Hill, a sister Mildred Hill, a grandson Adam Hill and a great grandson Issac Christian Snyder.
Visitations will be 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm Thursday, Oct. 1^st 2009 at the Thompson-Farus Funeral Home, Duncan Falls, where Masonic services will be held 5:45pm Thursday evening. Funeral Services will be held 10:30 am Friday, Oct. 2^nd at the Duncan Falls Presbyterian Church with Rev. Ellen Thomas officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery, Zanesville.
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