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Rebecca Hillis

March 5, 1949 — January 9, 2017

Rebecca "Becky" Hillis, 67, of Berlin Heights passed away on January 9, 2017 at Firelands Regional Medical Center. She was born in Sandusky on March 5, 1949 and has lived in the area for her entire life. She was a 1967 graduate of Berlin Heights High School. After graduating, she worked as a telephone operator and then ran the Hast Cider Mill from the 1970's through the 90's. She raised, loved, showed and cared for miniature horses. Becky was a founding member of the Northern Ohio Miniature Horse Association. She was active in 4-H and was a judge at the Erie County Fair. She enjoyed sewing and attending her sewing group. She also was a foster mother for over 17 children for over 20 years, including adopting two of them. She was the best wife for 47 years and the absolute best homemaker, mother, grandmother, foster mom, sister and friend to all. She was a true giver with a heart of gold and will be dearly missed by all. She is survived by her husband of 47 years Richard "Rick", sons, Mark and John, and a daughter Jenni, grandchildren Caden, Cassie, Colton, Rebecca, Wyatte, and Ricky, a sister Sharon (Lee) Yothers, and a brother Fred "Bill" (Brenda) Hast. She was preceded in death by her parents Fred and Josephine (Fey) Hast. Friends may call on Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 at the Morman-Hinman-Tanner Funeral Home, 38 South Street, Berlin Heights. A mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday at 10:00 at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Huron. There will be visitation at the church one hour prior to mass. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Berlin Heights. Online condolences may be left at mormanfuneralhome.com Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

Public Viewing

Date & Time:
Friday, January 13, 2017
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Morman-Hinman-Tanner Funeral Home
38 South Street
Berlin Heights, OH 44814

Public Viewing

Date & Time:
Saturday, January 14, 2017
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location:
St. Peter Catholic Church
430 Main St
Huron, OH 44839

Mass

Date & Time:
Saturday, January 14, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:
St. Peter Catholic Church
430 Main St
Huron, OH 44839
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