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Edith “Edie” Hill

Edith “Edie” Hill

Edith “Edie” Delight Hill, age 85, formerly of Bemidji, died peacefully surrounded by family members on Sat, April 27, 2013 at the home of her son, Rodney Hill in Willmar, MN.

Memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Sat., May 25, 2013 at First Baptist Church in Bemidji.

Edith Delight Hill was born March 19, 1928 in Thief River Falls, MN to Peter and Olga (Stena) Efteland. Edie grew up in Thief River Falls She was married in 1960 to Lewis Rightmire Hill in Grand Forks, ND. Edie and Lewey turned to the Lord Jesus Christ as their Savior. Edie and Lewey made their home in Thief River Falls from 1960-1974 and in Leonard, MN 1974-1994. Edie and Lewey then made their home in Bemidji. After Lewey’s homegoing in 1999, Edie continued to live in Bemidji until a paralyzing stroke prompted her move to Willmar, MN in January 2011. Throughout her life she was dedicated to supporting God's ministry, graciously giving of her talents

Edie is survived by her daughter, Linda Hill of Bemidji; son, Rodney (Julie) Hill of Willmar; grandchildren, Jenni Hill, Mitchell Hill, Gavin & Greta Hill; great grandchildren, Lacie Smith-Hill, and Analeese Hill; sisters-in-law; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lewis; sister, Minnie Wold; brother, Stewart Efteland; and brothers-in law. Full Obituary at