Cryptside services for Ruth
Pauline Huber Hill, 88, of Caldwell, who died Thursday, March
3, 1994, at the Caldwell hospital, will be conducted at 2:30
p.m. Wednesday, March 9, 1994, at the Hillcrest Memorial
Gardens, Caldwell. Reverend Jim Burch of the United Methodist
Church, Caldwell, will officiate under the direction of
Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell. Family and friends are
asked to meet at the cemetery.
Mrs. Hill was born April 11, 1905, at St. Louis, Missouri,
a daughter of Otto and Bertah Fetzner Huber. She moved with
her family to Denver in 1907 and graduated from East Denver
High School in 1922. She attended Colorado State University
at Fort Collins, graduating in 1926. Ruth taught school for
13 years in Colorado Springs High School. In 1931 she
received her Master's Degree from Columbia University, New
York City. On July 20, 1940, she married George Henry Hill in
Denver, Colorado. The couple made their home in Colorado
Springs. In 1947 they moved to Boise and in 1951 to Caldwell
where she has since resided. Ruth was a substitute teacher
for 15 years in the Caldwell school system.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church and was
finance treasurer for four years. She was treasurer of the
Women's Society of Christian Service (United Methodist Women)
for five years, taught Sunday school for a number of years,
was a member of the O.E.S. Hermosa Chapter #32 of Caldwell, a
charter member of the Social Order of the Beaureant of Boise
Assembly No. 137, a former member of the Caldwell Forward Club
and past treasurer and was active in Club and Boy Scouts of
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, George Robert
and Janet Hill of New Jersey; a niece, Ruth (Mrs. John) Thomas
of Lakewood, Colorado; and two grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George in 1978;
a sister and a brother.
The family suggests that memorials be given to Knights
Templar Eye Foundation, C/O the Masonic Order in Boise, or the
United Methodist Church, Caldwell.
Friends may call Wednesday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the
Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.