- Local Guide
Joseph Ralph Hill, 78, of Rossiter, died Monday, July 29, 2013, at Mulberry Square in Punxsutawney.
He was born March 12, 1935, in Punxsutawney, the son of the late Harry and Flora (Pollock) Hill.
He was married first to Hazel Fleeger, who preceded him in death. He then married Joyce Stewart Hill, who survives.
He was an automotive mechanic by trade.
He was a member of the Laurel Lake Seventh Day Adventist Church in
He was a veteran of the US Navy.
He is survived by his wife; one son, Frank Hill and his wife Cheryl of Northern Cambria, Pa.; one sister, Jean Hill of Punxsutawney; one step-son, Edward Donald Hoyt of Rossiter; one sister-in-law, Sonya F. Stewart; and one brother-in-law, Rizwan Ismail.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Wayne Hill.
Friends will be received at the Richard L. Fait Funeral Home in Punxsutawney on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m.
The funeral service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, at 8 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Robert Hoffman officiating.
Interment will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery, Rochester Mills.
The family requests the donations in memory of Mr. Hill be made to the Family Hospice of Punxsutawney, 1464 North Main St., Punxsutawney, PA 15767.