E. Hill, 94, formerly of 5590 River St., passed away
Wednesday, Aug. 22, at the Lewis County Residential
Healthcare Facility, under the care of her family, the
nursing home staff, and Lewis County Hospice.
funeral service will be noon Friday, Aug. 24, at Iseneker
Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville, with Rev. Nathan Zehr
officiating. Calling hours will be 11 a.m. to noon prior to
the funeral service at the funeral home. Burial will be in
Dec. 4, 1917 in the town of Greig, a daughter of the late
Egbert and Emily Ottoway Burr, she graduated from General
Martin School in 1937. Prior to her marriage, she worked at
the Greig Store.
She married Laurence E. Hill on April 15, 1947, at the
Martinsburg United Methodist Church. Mr. Hill died December
The couple worked and lived on the family dairy farm on the
Lee Road in Turin before moving to the Glenfield – Greig
Road in the 1970s.
After her husband died, Mae worked at the meal site for the
Office of the Aging at the Masonic Temple 14 ˝ years. She
moved to Valley View Courts in 1985.
Hill attended Pine Grove Mennonite Church. She was a member
of the Lowville Senior Citizens, the New York State Senior
Citizens Club and the Valley View Council. She enjoyed
making placemats and quilts, and playing bingo and cards.
family would like to thank Lewis County Hospice and the 4th
Floor Nursing Home staff.
Surviving are eight children and their spouses, Allen L.
Hill of Glenfield; Gary W. and Sally Hill of Port Leyden,
Beverly Wickman, Chicago, IL,Linda Moore Lerch, Vernon
Center, Kathleen Roggie, Castorland, Sharon and Gary Shue,
Port Leyden, Donna and Roger Myers, Boonville, and Darlene
DeVoe and Dale Johnson, Forestport; a daughter-in-law,
Pamela Hill, Oswego; a brother, Ernest Burr, Lowville; many
grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by a son, Donald Robert Hill, who died
November 11, 1995; a grandson, Jeremiah DeVoe; a son-in-law,
Jack Lerch; a daughter-in-law, Sylvia Hill; brothers,
Charles H. and Harry Burr.
lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Friends of
Lewis County Hospice, P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367 or
Lewis County Residential Healthcare Facility, in C/O
Activities Department, 7785 N. State Street, Lowville, NY
may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com
Information provided by Iseneker Funeral Home of Lowville and