Mary Martha Hill, 90, of Springfield, passed away Sunday, September 8, 2013 in Pinellis County Florida. Born on July 17, 1923, she was the daughter of Ace Lloyd and Minnie Cogdall Frederick. She married her hometown sweetheart Joseph Chamberlain Hill, a West Point graduate and they embarked on a career in the Army which lasted over 20 years. Mary enjoyed sewing, garage sales and gardening.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lt. Col. Joseph Chamberlain Hill. Also preceding her in death were her daughter Mary Louise Hudson, grandson, Christopher Hudson; two brothers, Al and David Frederick, and one sister, Adele Dirreen.
Survivors include her two sons, Joseph C. Hill Jr. of Roanoke, VA and Fred Hill of Odessa, FL as well as her sister, Doris A. Bridges of Springfield.
Visitation: 3-5 pm, Monday, September 16, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 5 pm, Monday, September 16, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home.
Graveside: 1 pm, Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at Carmel Cemetery, Carmel, IN.
Mary’s family would kindly suggest a donation to the Alzheimer’s Association in her remembrance.