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“God Bless you Darrell for the 30 years of memory's and the good times we spent together as friends. I will never forget those wonderful days. Just...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Ronald D. Walters - Glendale,, AZ

“Darrell will be greatly missed....Roman's will not be the same without his smiling face. My God bring peace to his family and friends, knowing that...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Geri Tetesco - Phoenix, AZ

“He fought the good fight, now he is at rest. I pray peace and comfort to my cousins and their families. Know that I am here for you in anyway that...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Jeanette Nance - Springfield, OH

“Elsie, I read about your Dad's death and I wanted to let you know how sorry I am to hear of it. I'll be praying for your peace in this terrible...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Cheryl Eresman, M.S., L.P.C.C. - OH


Darrell Eugene Hilling entered into life April 30, 1941 in Xenia, OH to Eugene and Gertrude Marie (Ramey) Hilling.

Survived by: Son, Steve Hilling of Winslow, AZ, daughters, Elsie Hilling of Springfield, OH, Maribeth (Timothy) Fraley of Phoenix, AZ, Michelle Hilling of OK, 2 grandchildren, Jesse Nutt of Orlando, FL, & Dereck Lee Mallone of Springfield, OH, only living sibling, Beverly Nance of Springfield, OH. Preceded in death by his parents and brother, Donnie Hilling.

He worked for Chem Research Corp. and ITT Cannon Corp., he retired from Prax Air Corp. He had a lot of friends and dance partners at Toolies until they went out of business and then every Friday night he went to Romans County Line. One of his favorite pastimes was being a country dance teacher. He also played in a band that at one time opened for Waylan Jennings. Music was an important part of his and his whole families life. He was very very humerous who never met a stranger.

Visitation services 5:00-8:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at Greer Wilson Funeral Home 5921 W. Thomas Rd., Phoenix.