Joan E. (Brickner) Hill

January 19, 1935 ~ April 10, 2019 (age 84)


Joan E. Hill, 84, of Fostoria, passed away on Wednesday morning, April 10, 2019 at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria.

She was born on January 19, 1935, in Tiffin, Ohio, to Sylverius and Celeste (Reinhart) Brickner.  She married Harlow E. Hill and they later divorced.

Survivors include her sons, Steven H. (Annette) Hill and Kenneth A. (Amy) Hill, both of rural Fostoria; daughter, ChrisAnn J. (David) Michaels of Fostoria; sister, Marilyn (Joseph) Hershey of rural Fostoria; five grandchildren, Theresa Fraver, Michael Fraver, Morgan Hill, Hailee Hill and Hudson Hill; and one great-grandchild, Emma Phebus.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Norman Brickner and Leonard Brickner.

Joan graduated in 1953 from Hopewell Loudon High School and worked at RCA in Findlay, for 35 years, retiring in 1992.  She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 354, New Riegel and enjoyed playing Euchre, planting flowers, yard work, cleaning her house, getting together with classmates, decorating and loved Christmas.  Joan was a great cook and baker, was very particular and was a die hard shopper.

Her Funeral Service will be at 5:00 P.M. on Monday, April 15, 2019 at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, Ohio 44883, (419) 447-2424 with Rev. Jerry Copeland officiating.  There will be no burial at this time.

Friends may visit with the family from 3:00 P.M. until the time of the Service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Bridge Hospice or Bascom Fire Foundation.

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