Larry W. HillDecember 11, 1941 ~ October 9, 2017 (age 75)
Larry W. Hill, 75, of Auburn, IN formerly of Decatur passed away at his residence on Monday, October 9, 2017. Larry was born in Adams County, IN on December 11, 1941 to the late Robert F. and Ruth I. (Chilcote) Hill. On April 1, 2016, Larry married Nanette H. (Hoffman) Montalone.
Larry attended County Line Church of God in Auburn. He was a 1960 Decatur High School graduate. He was self-employed as the owner/operator of Larry’s Sharpening Service and also worked for General Electric in Ft. Wayne from 1964-1983. He served his country in the United States Navy.
Larry was a member of the Decatur Masonic Lodge 571 F.&A.M., Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite Valley of Ft. Wayne, Mizpah Temple and Adams County Calliopers, where he was the treasurer for many years. He also served on the Adams County Republican Central Committee and was a member of the Pleasant Mills Lions club.
Larry is survived by his wife, Nanette H. Montalone of Auburn; two sons, Clifford W. Hill of Ossian and Scott A. Hill of Berne; a step-daughter, Kimberly K. (James W.) Martin III of Fishers, IN; four grandchildren, Branden, Justin, Cody and Bristal and one great granddaughter, Georgia. He was preceded in death by a sister, Dianna K. (Hill) Smith.
Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home, followed by a 7:00 p.m. Masonic Service.
An 11:00 a.m. Funeral Service will be on Friday, October 13, 2017 also at the funeral home with calling prior from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Burial will be in Decatur Cemetery, with Military graveside rites by American Legion Post 43 Color Guard.
Memorials are to the Decatur Masonic Lodge 571 F.&A.M..