Linwood Hill

July 31, 1935 - June 28, 2015

07/31/1935 - 06/28/2015

Linwood “Dick” Hill, 79, of Bridgeport, Ohio, died Sunday, June 28, 2015, at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, W.Va.

He was born July 31, 1935, in Lenoir County, N.C., a son of the late Johnnie H. and Clara M. Farmer Hill.

Dick was a retired electrician working out of I.B.E.W. #246 Hall, Steubenville, Ohio., a protestant by faith, a member of Ionic Lodge # 438 F & AM and Scottish Rite, Valley of Steubenville and proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert “Tenny” Hill.

Surviving are his loving wife, Darlene F. Lott Hill of Bridgeport; sons, Lee (Kerri) Hill of St. Clairsville, Ohio, Forrest (Lisa) Hill of Rileyville, Va., and Richard (Theresa) Hill of Kinston, N.C.; a daughter, Beverly (Richard) Daniels of Kinston; brothers, John “J.W.” (Audie) Hill of Kinston, and Roy “Fella” (Suzanne) Hill of Fayetteville, N.C.; a sister, Mary “Sister” (Billy) Hays of La Porte, Ind.; six grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at the Salvation Army Church, 2110 North Queen Street, Kinston, N.C., at a later date. Entombment of his cremated remains will be in Pinelawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Kinston.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army in Dick’s memory.

Arrangements by Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory, St. Clairsville, Ohio.

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Cheryl Skinner, Patriot Guard
8 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time

May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Linwood Hill, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.

I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of….. US Army Korean War Veteran, Linwood Hill, “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †