Madelyn L. Hill

Madelyn L. Hill

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Madelyn L. Hill


PINCKNEYVILLE — Madelyn L. Hill, 72, passed away at 8:45 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at her home.

Madelyn was born June 30, 1947, in Sparta, a daughter to Rodney David and Elizabeth (Bryan) Montgomery.

She married Dale Hill on June 24, 1967, in Coulterville Methodist Church, and he survives.

Madelyn had worked for Decca Records, Phelps Dodge, Flower Patch, Marsden Dental office and Davison Dental office as Dental Office Manager.

She was a member of Pinckneyville Community Hospital Auxiliary and Coulterville United Methodist Church where she was very active and served as a Sunday School Teacher and also served on many committees.

Madelyn enjoyed meeting and playing dominoes and bunco with friends, traveling, her grandchildren and being at their school or sport activities.

Survivors include her husband of 52 years, Dale Hill, of Pinckneyville; one son, Paul (Shelly) Hill of Portland, Oregon; one daughter, Laura (Gerry) Whitley of Du Quoin; one brother, Raymond (Edith Ann) Montgomery of Coulterville; three grandchildren, Katrina Whitley (fiancé, Jamie Lance), Olivia Whitley and Nikolaus Hill; one great-grandchild, Easton Lance; one brother-in-law, Rick True of Richview; and numerous close cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Myron D. Montgomery; and one sister, Alice True.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, in Coulterville United Methodist Church, with Pastor Kimberly Allen officiating. Interment will be at a later date in Coulterville City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today, Nov. 6, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at the church.

Memorials may be made to Coulterville United Methodist Church or Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

Pyatt Funeral Home in Pinckneyville has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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