Carolyn S. Hill, 76, of Scott, passed away at 5:05 AM on Monday, November 07, 2022 at Vancrest of Van Wert. She was born on November 23, 1945, in Van Wert, to the late Harvey and Helena (Kampf) Gipe. On August 07, 1977, he married the love of her life, Kenneth Hill. Together, they shared many years of memories.
A 1964 graduate of Van Wert High School, Carolyn went on to work as an inspector at Kennedy Manufacturing, retiring after 34 years. She enjoyed crocheting and needle point, and in her younger years was an avid bowler. She and Ken attended First United Brethren in Christ Church in Van Wert.
Surviving are her husband, Kenneth Hill of Scott; sons: Todd (Theresa) Hill of Scott; James (Leann) Hill of Van Wert; stepson, Kirt (Toni) McLeland of Decatur; stepdaughter, Kristine (Bryan Snodgrass) Cox of Decatur; 6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Carolyn was preceded in death by her brother, Billy Gipe and sister, Patricia Gipe.
Funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM, Friday, November 11, 2022 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home 722 S. Washington St. Van Wert, OH 45891 with Pastor Jody Harr officiating. Interment will follow in Scott Cemetery, Van Wert-Paulding County Line Road Scott, OH 45886.
Family and friends will be received from 2 to 4 PM and 6 to 8 PM on Thursday, November 10, 2022 and again from 12 to 1 PM on Friday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Carolyn`s memory may be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, https://www.stjude.org.
To share in Carolyn's online memorial, please visit alspachgearhart.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.