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Marion T. Hiller

March 7, 2012
Westfield Republican

WESTFIELD - Marion T. Hiller, age 90, of Westfield died Friday, Feb. 24, 2012 at St. Vincent Health Center, Erie, Pa.

Mrs. Hiller was born March 17, 1921 in Rochester, Pa., the daughter of the late Lloyd Willis and the late Dorothy Irene (Large) Todd. Marion graduated from Westfield Academy and Central School with the class of 1939. Following graduation she went to work in the offices of Welch's and later for the Welch's print shop. She then worked at Belknap Business Forms Inc., where she was the bookkeeper for a number of years, retiring in 1987. She married William Hiller on Dec.10, 1945 in Westfield, who passed away Dec. 3, 2000. Mrs. Hiller was an elder and choir member of the First Presbyterian Church of Westfield.

Marion was a dedicated wife and a loving mother and grandmother. She was an avid seamstress and particularly enjoyed quilting after retirement. One of her quilts won first place at the New York State Fair, and she created and donated many baby quilts to newborns in Westfield. She also loved to bake, especially making many family birthday cakes.

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Marion T. Hiller

She is survived by her son, Martin (Karen) Hiller of Cleveland, Ohio; two daughters, Leslie (David) Chundrlek of Wattsburg, Pa., and Sue (Mark) Grohol of Westfield; four granddaughters, Erica and Kristen Grohol, Angela Bonitz and Lauren Bain; two grandsons, Nathan Chundrlek and Seth Bain; and six great grandchildren. Marion was preceded in death by her husband William, a sister, Phyllis Macer, and a brother, Robert Todd.

Friends called at the MASON Funeral Home, 37 Clinton Street, Westfield on Tuesday, Feb. 28 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Feb. 29 at the First Presbyterian Church of Westfield, 49 Portage Street, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Stephen Morse officiating. Burial at Union Cemetery. Memorial contributions on Marion's behalf may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 49 South Portage Street Westfield, N.Y. 14787.

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