NEGAUNEE, Mich. - Audrey Aurora Hill, 88, formerly of 1012 Pine St., Negaunee died at 3:05 AM on Tuesday, October 16, 2012, at the Eastwood Nursing Center where she had resided since 2009.
Audrey was born July 30, 1924, in Diorite to Otto and Elizabeth Koskinen, moved to Palmer as an infant, and was a member of the last graduating class of Palmer High School in 1942. She moved to Negaunee and married Arne W. Hill on July 13, 1946.
Mrs. Hill was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Negaunee. Her hobbies included puzzles and spending time at the Negaunee Senior Center. She most loved being with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Audrey A. Hill
Surviving are 3 sons: Richard Hill of Coos Bay, OR, John (Suk Hui) Hill of Las Vegas, NV, Alan (Christine) Hill of Green Bay, WI; 3 daughters: Karen (Stephen) Richardson of Eden Prairie, MN, JoAnn Hill of Green Bay, WI, Peggy (Keith) Schultz of Aurora, CO; 9 grandchildren: Ryan (Alison) and Mike Richardson, Melissa and David Hill, Jesse Hill, Christopher (Kayla) and Danielle Schultz, Jessica (Adam) Miller and Aurora Hill; several great-grandchildren; 1 brother, Robert Koskinen of San Diego; 1 sister, Norma (Cal) Anderson of Colorado Springs, CO. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arne W. Hill, in 2001.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Negaunee, with Rev. Steven Solberg officiating. Burial will be in the Negaunee Cemetery. Mrs. Hill's sons-in-law and grandsons will serve as pallbearers. The family will greet relatives and friends from 1:00 PM until the time of services at 2:00 PM at the church on Friday.
The family gives special thanks to friends and neighbors for their help and acts of kindness over the years and to all of the staff of Eastwood Nursing Center for their loving and gentle care of Audrey.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.koskeyfuneralhome.com