HILTON, Wayne J.

Date of birth:  13 Aug 1918 – Clinton, Vermillion County, Indiana
Date of death: 24 Feb 2002 – Noblesville, Hamilton County, Indiana

Franklin Daily Journal, February 26, 2002


Wayne J. Hilton

Wayne J. Hilton, 83, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville. He was a resident of Noblesville.

He was born Aug. 13, 1918, in Clinton. His parents were John W. and Verne (James) Hilton. He married Evelyn C. Hilton. She survives. Other survivors include two daughters, Martha Ann DeCamp and Linda Nentrup; two sons, Charles and Richard Hilton; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchil­dren.

He was a 1936 graduate of Clinton High School and a 1952 graduate of Purdue University.

He was employed as a divisional engineer at Firestone Industrial Products for 38 years, retiring in 1982.

He was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church in Noblesville. He was also a member of Noblesville Masonic Lodge 57 F&AM and Noblesville Lions Club.

The Rev. Douglas C. Gast will conduct a service at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Randall & Roberts Funeral Home in Noblesville. Friends may call from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with Masonic services at 7:30 p.m. Burial will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens in Fishers.

Link to Wayne J. Hilton’s Find A Grave entry

Submitted by Mark Wirey