Kenneth Donald Hill

November 3, 1931 - December 19, 2008

11/03/1931 - 12/19/2008

Past Services

Sunday December 21, 2008
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions
Monday December 22, 2008
Mt. Calvary Cemetery Wheeling Mausoleum
1685 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
Monday December 22, 2008
St. Michael Catholic Church - Wheeling
1225 National Road
Wheeling, WV 26003
242-1560 | Directions
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel
154 Kruger St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
304-242-0330 | Directions

HILL, Kenneth Donald Sr, of Wheeling, WV, died Friday December 19, 2008 in Wheeling Hospital.
He was born November 3, 1931 in Wheeling, a son of the late Robert E. Sr and Thelma Snodgrass Hill.
He was employed by Maroon Enterprises of Bridgeport, OH, for 32 years as a land developer and property manager. Among his many accomplishments, he was instrumental in the development of the Imperial Plaza in Bridgeport, OH.
Worked tirelessly with community leaders and will always be admired and respected as “Kenny Hill”.
He was a member of St. Michael’s Parish for over thirty years, loved to travel, golf play cards, and spend time with his family and friends.
He had a creative mind and was a skillful debater in politics, a master oil painter and woodworker.
Surviving is his wife of 57 years, Joan Joseph Hill, one daughter, Debbie Wood of Wheeling; a granddaughter Alisha Marie Foley and her husband Dave of Cleveland, OH; and a very special great grandson, Mason Xavier, a grandson Aaron Christopher Wood and Jaclyn Miller of Wheeling; one son Kenneth D. Hill Jr and his wife Lynda Norman Hill of Columbus, OH; two granddaughters, Lauren Michelle Hill and Kristen Marie Hill of Columbus; his ninety six year old mother-in-law, Josephine Joseph, a sister Linda Roman and husband Chuck, a sister-in-law, Beverly Hill, a sister-in-law, Delores and her husband Al Cinque Felix of Wheeling; sister in law, Louise Stocking of Wheeling; sister in law Clara Malone and husband Mike of GA; a brother in law Ron Joseph and wife Roberta of Fla.
Many loved nieces and nephews as well as great nieces and nephews to whom their lives were touched by his unconditional love, Brent Hill and family, Cheryl Maltese and family, Dana Stocking as well as so many others loved and cherished nieces and nephews.
His newly ordained nephew, Deacon Robert Joseph will be assisting in celebrating the Mass.
Most importantly, in his final days, he renewed his faith in Jesus Christ as his savior.
Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger Street, Elm Grove WV. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday December 22, 2008 at Noon at St. Michael Catholic Church, Wheeling. Entombment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum.
In addition to flowers, memorial contributions can be sent to the American Lung Association, St. Michael’s Building Fund or the YWCA Family Violence Prevention Program by request of the family.
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Robert Richmond Fisher
8 years ago

Alisha and Aaron,

Sorry for your loss. I remember you fondly from your days at Linsly.

You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Bob Fisher

8 years ago

Dear Mrs. Hill, Debbie and Kenny

You are in my prayers. I remember your Dad always smiling and cheerful. God Bless,


Vineyard Community Church
8 years ago

December, 2008

To: Ken Hill and family

In memory of your dad, Kenneth Donald Hill, Sr.

A Message of Comfort ~

May you sense GodâÄôs comforting presence ever nearâÄ_giving you strength and lighting your way during this difficult time. II Peter 1:19

Because of Jesus,

There is hope in times of sorrow

And hope for the heartâÄ_

For He is always with you

And promises never to depart. Hebrews 13:5

Expressing deep and heartfelt sympathy to you from the pastors, staff and church family of Vineyard Community Church.

Mr & Mrs Weigel
8 years ago

Hill Family,

Your all in our Prayers as you go through this difficult time. Please know we are here for you.

Bill & Leah

Rhonda Hayes
8 years ago

I pray your family is filled to overflowing with peace and grace at this time of loss.

Cheri and Bill Valput
8 years ago

Kenny, Lynda and Family,

We are so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. We were out of town and missed the services but we would like for you to know that you are in our thougths and prayers. Take care, Bill, Cheri, Chandra & Lindsey

Thom & Kirsten Thomas
8 years ago

Praying for you. May it comfort you to know that God is there and that we are thinking of you. Although words cannot begin to ease the sorrow of your loss, please know that you are in the prayers of so may who care.

Karen and Dale
8 years ago

Sorry we can’t be will you all. You are in our thoughts and prayers.


Karen and Dale

Al & Judy Kaufman
8 years ago

We were sorry to hear about Kenny. We knew him throughout the years from working with him through our business. Our thoughts & prayers are with the family at this time.

Judy & Al Kaufman

Charles Roman II
8 years ago

You will be greatly missed, Uncle Ken. We love you!!