Mrs. Edna May Murfit Hilts
(1909 - October 26, 1971-Oct. 1942)
Oct. 27, 1971
Durhamville- Mrs.Edna May Hilts, 62, of Jug Point Rd. was pronounced dead on arrival yesterday morning
at the Oneida City Hospital, after being stricken at her home. Born in Vernon Center July 19, 1909, she
was the daughter of John and Blanche Wilcox Murfit.
She had been a resident of Durhamville for the last three years coming from Verona. She was married to
Irving Hilts in 1930 at the First Methodist Church, Oneida.
Surviving besides her husband are five sons, Bernard of Vernon, William, Eugene and Ronald all of
Durhamville and Richard of Ohio; three daughters Mrs. Elwood (Judy) Durant of Verona, Mrs. Richard
(Betty) Deraway of New London, and Mrs. Robert (Mary) Wilcox of Durhamville; three sisters Mrs. Florence
Moot of Oneida, Mrs. Mildred Gilbert of Richfield Springs, and Mrs. Bessie Hull of Oneida.; 30
grandchidren, 1 g-granddaughter and several nieces and nephews. Two sons, Dicin died March 17 1966, and
Francis Hilts died Oct 22,1950.
Date: Saturday, June 12, 1999
Madison Co. Families