Antique Vintage 14

Margaret Mae (Sotherland) Hill

September 4, 1936 ~ November 17, 2021 (age 85)


Margaret Mae Hill, age 85, of Fletcher, OH passed away at 6:34 a.m. on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 in the home of her son Tom. 

Born on September 4, 1936 in Casstown, OH, Margaret was a daughter of the late Howard William and Leatha Luetta (Isenberger) Sotherland.

She married Fred L. Hill on July 1, 1956 and he preceded her in death on January 14, 2001.    Together they raised three children:  Luetta (Doug) Landis, James A. (Tammy) Hill, and Thomas W. Hill (Lisa Fike) all of Piqua, OH.

Margaret was a proud grandmother of eight grandchildren:  Derek Landis, Kelsey (Erik) Frobeen, Jennifer (Crue) Boyd, Sara (John) Hill, Amanda (Jon) Yant, Will (Roxanne) Fike, Creighton Fike, Shan (Sara) Fite and 10 great grandchildren.  She is also survived by two sisters, Doris Knoop of Casstown, Pat (Pete) Smith of Pleasant Hill and several nieces and nephews.  A special friend of the family also survives Margaret, Doug (Shirley) Swallow of La Follette, TN.

In addition to her parents and husband one sister, Carryl Snyder and 2 infant brothers preceded her in death.

Margaret was a 1954 graduate of Miami Central High School and a former member of both Fletcher United Methodist Church and Spring Creek Baptist Church.  Margaret served as the 1967 state president of the Ohio Young Farmers’ Wives, and was a member of the Fletcher Fire Dept. Women’s Auxilary.  An excellent seamstress, Margaret enjoyed making clothing for her children. Margaret helped her husband farm and always took meals to the field.  She will be remembered as a wonderful cook and was well known for her wedding and birthday cakes, dinner rolls, and cooking for church fundraisers and potlucks.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 20, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. in the Suber-Shively Funeral Home, Fletcher, OH with Josh Fiebiger presiding. Burial will follow in Fletcher Cemetery, Fletcher, OH.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, November 19, 2021 in the funeral home.

 In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County, P.O. Box 502, Troy, Ohio 45371.

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November 19, 2021

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Suber-Shively Funeral Home
201 W. Main Street
Fletcher, OH 45326

Funeral Service
November 20, 2021

10:00 AM
Suber-Shively Funeral Home
201 W. Main Street
Fletcher, OH 45326


Hospice of Miami County
P.O. Box 502, Troy OH 45373

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