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HILL – Gillian (Gill)

February 16, 1952 – October 28, 2009

Gill Hill, beloved wife of Dave of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at the age of 57 years.

Gill was born and raised in Manchester, England and immigrated to Canada with her husband and children in 1982. Here in Calgary Gill operated a Day Home and later started as a receptionist at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #285 where she made many, many good friends.

Besides her loving husband Dave, Gill is survived by her son Paul Hill; daughter and son-in-law Sheridan and Shawn Higden; four grandchildren Kelsey, Dylan, Lucy and Ryan; brother Howard Grimshaw.

A Memorial Service will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Centennial Branch #285 (9202 Horton Road S.W.) on Friday, November 6, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. Forward condolences through

In living memory of Gillian Hill, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.

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  1. Ted, Deanna, Michael and Chantel :

    Our thoughts are with you during this difficult and trying time, and pray that comfort will be found within the love of your family.

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  2. Norma Moorhead :

    We have lost a great person who was always jolly no matter what the situation was even in her last days. She always found good in everyone and never judged. Gillian will be missed.
    My thoughts go out to Dave and family.
    From one of her many many friends –
    Love Norma

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  3. My friend of 23 years!!! I will miss you Gill, you were always a breath of fresh air and always fun and good for a laugh. Nothing phased you not even at the end. Your goal in life seemed to be to make everyone elses life happier and easier, the one that was there when things weren’t always good. I will remember you always, love you lots xox

    Dave, Sherry and Paul and Families:
    I know how much this hurts and how much you miss her. Your friends will be there when you need them. My heart goes out to you knowing how much you are going through at the moment.
    Love always, Bev and Nick

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  4. Godfrey Ingram :

    Dave, Paul, Sheridan, and the entire Hill family,
    Sincere and heartfelt condolences from the Ingram family in loving memory of wife and mother Winifred Hill Ingram. May you find peace through Jesus Christ.
    Respectively, Godfrey.

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  5. Darrell and Margaret :

    My dearest friend/sister of seventeen years!! I will truly miss you Gill. You were always there for me, even through the hardest of times. You lived well, loved much, loved children and given the best of yourself right to your last breath. Forever in my heart. Love you tons and tons. My heart goes out to Dave and Family. Drop in or call anytime.
    Love, Margaret

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