Kathren Louise Hill went to be with her Lord and Savior on September 10, 2019, at the age of 89 years 5 months 24 days. Graveside services are scheduled for 10:00 AM, Friday, September 13, 2019 at Cloud Chief Cemetery near Gotebo, Oklahoma, entrusted to the care of Wadley’s Funeral Service.
Kathren was born March 17, 1930 in Cloud Chief, Oklahoma to John Thomas and Edna Mae (Walker) Harden. She was one of five children born from this union. After a brief courtship, Kathren was joined in a matrimonial union with John Willie Hill on April 11, 1948 in Rocky, Oklahoma. From this union four children were born. Kathren was a devout Christian, loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great-great grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with her family, reading and watching basketball.
Kathren is preceded in death by her parents; John and Edna Harden; sister, Marie Martin; brother, Floyd Harden; two grandchildren and one great grandchild. Survivors include her son, Richard Hill and wife, Janna of Norman; daughter Malinda McDermott and husband, Jerry of Scottsdale, Arizona; son, James Hill and wife, Sandy of Oklahoma City; son, Ronnie Hill and wife, Tammy of Lawton; eight grandchildren, Crystal (Hill) and Tommy Cosper of Ada, Jennifer (Hill) and Doug White of Mustang, Lindsey (Hill) and Duke Ward of Mena, Arkansas, Sara (Hillard) and Derek McGill of Mesquite, Texas, Cara (Hill) and Jeff Carver of Tulsa, Courtney (Hill) and Chris of Moore, Jonathan Hill and Yvonne of Altus, Laci (Hill) and Mike Brown of Yukon; fifteen great grandchildren, one great-great grandchild; sister, Betty Moore of Elk City and Dorothy Davis of Edmond; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.