Hill, Katherine (Kathy)

Written by ECA Review


Katherine (Kathy) Hill of Castor, Alta. passed away peacefully at Our Lady of the Rosary Hospital in Castor on Oct. 18, 2021 at the age of 90 years.

Kathy was born to Jim and Jane Findlay at home in Alliance, Alta. on Oct. 24, 1930 and grew up in the Alliance area.

After attending school in Alliance, Kathy worked at Spady Brothers Store and the Bank of Montreal, both in Alliance.

Kathy married Howard Hill on Oct. 3, 1953 in Alliance.  They had two sons, Robert in 1955 and Norman in 1958.  

Howard passed away in 1986.

Kathy moved to Lacombe and spent many happy years there and then in her later years she moved to the Paintearth Lodge in Castor to be near her family.  

She lived out her remaining years being helped by her grandson Daniel.

Kathy will be lovingly missed by her sons Robert (Ann) and Norman (Christine); grandchildren Daniel Hill (Brooke), Matthew Hill, Steven Hill (Amber), Lucas Hill, Arthur Hill, and Sarah Hill; great-grandchildren Lucia Hill, Willow Hill, and Aurora Hill.

Memorial contributions in Kathy’s name may be made to the Paintearth Lodge in Castor, Alta. P.O. Box 209, Castor, Alta., T0C 0X0.  

Parkview Funeral Chapels entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements, 403-882-3141.

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