Thursday, March 6, 2014

Obituary for parishioner Mary Hill

MARY "MARGARET" HILL, 84, formerly of Bardstown, passed away Tuesday at the home of her daughter, Dianne, whom cared for her.

She was the former Margaret Newton, a native of Nelson County, a former member of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church, and a current member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Emanuel Hill; her parents, Samuel and Bridgette Newton; and eight brothers and sisters.

Margaret is survived by six children, Rita Giardina (Tom), Kenny Hill (Delma), Billy Hill (Lynn), Karen Hardin (Duncan), Cheryl Olmstead (Mark) and Dianne Pearl; one brother, Joe Newton; a sister, Marie Barrett; along with 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church with burial in Mt. Washington Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Thursday and 12-8 p.m. Friday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home, Mt. Washington.

The family would like to express a special thank you to her caregiver, Nancy.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Alzheimer's Association or charity of choice .

Please pray for Mary's eternal rest and joy in the fullness of the Kingdom, and peace and comfort for her family and friends.