Everett Gerard Hill

Published on Wednesday, 6 February 2019 19:13


Everett Gerard Hill, 87, of Kensington, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. He is survived by his beloved wife, Eleanor Dukett Hill of 64 years.

Everett was a veteran of the Korean War and served in the Air Force from 1952 to 1955 at the 446th Bombardment Squadron, Pinecastle Air Force Base, Fla. He was awarded the good conduct medal and/or clasp for his demonstration of honor, efficiency, and fidelity during PD INDC. He was a member of the American Legion and served at St. Paul’s Church. His was an avid Red Sox fan.

Besides his wife, he is survived by his four children, Gerry, Krista, Debbie, and Michael; brother, Burnam Hill; grandchildren, Nicholas, David, Anthony, Austin, Bryan, Christopher, Matthew, Daniel, and Janisha; great-grandchildren, Hadley, Everett, and Caleb; and extended family, Ava, Gabrial, and Tristian.

Friends and family are invited to call on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. at the Berlin Memorial Funeral Home, 96 Main St., Kensington. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. at St. Paul Church, 461 Alling St., Kensington, CT 07637. Burial with military honors to follow in Maple Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please donate to St. Paul Church.

To share memories with the family please visit www.berlinmemorialfuneralhome.com .

Posted in New Britain Herald, on Wednesday, 6 February 2019 19:13. Updated: Wednesday, 6 February 2019 19:16.