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November 29, 1940 – Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Service Information
Pine Point School in Ponsford, MN
Saturday, March 1, 2014
10:00 A.M.

Visitation Information

Please see below

Wake Thursday, February 27th beginning at 3:00 P.m. until 7:00 P.M. at The Church of Blessed Kateri in Minneapolis.

Further wake will be held on Friday, February 28th beginning at 3:00 P.M. at the Pine Point School in Ponsford, Minnesota.

Pearl Jean Roy (Vilas) age 73, better known as Jeanne Hill, beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, of St. Paul, Minnesota Journeyed to the Spirit World on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota.

She was born on November 29, 1940 in White Earth, Minnesota the daughter of Robert Vilas and Anna Yellowhead.

Jeanne was 4/4 Anishinaabe, a proud White Earth Otter Tail Pillager Tribal Member. Anyone in the family would tell you that her fry bread was the best you could get. Jeanne loved collecting angels and proudly displayed them throughout her home.

Jeanne was formerly employed for The State of Minnesota doing clerical work.

Survived by significant other: Eugene J. Rock; Sons: William Hill, Kevin Hill and Robert Hill; a daughter: Candice Eckert; thirteen grandchildren and many great grandchildren; siblings: Robert Vilas, Toni Vilas ,Violet Vilas and Vienna Gordon; other relatives and friends and her loving companion Handsome the cat.

Preceded in death by her parents: Robert Vilas and Anna Roy.

A wake will be held on Thursday, February 27th beginning at 3:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. at The Church of Blessed Kateri in Minneapolis.

Further wake will be held on Friday, February 28th beginning at 3:00 P.M. at The Pine Point School in Ponsford, Minnesota.

Funeral services for Jeanne Hill will be held on Saturday, March 1st at 10:00 A.M. at The Pine Point School in Ponsford, Minnesota.

Casket Bearers will be William Hill, Kevin Hill, Robert Hill, Timothy Berg, Michael Hill and David Diver.

3 Guestbook Entries

  1. Sharon Bastian

    William and Family,
    Bill and I are so very sorry for your loss of your Mother!! Your in our thoughts and prayers!
    Bill and Sharon Bastian

    Reply
  2. Alicia Cleveland

    Grandpa, Candy & Kevin; I’m sorry for your loss. We miss you guys a lot & had been thinking about you. Unfortunately, we lost your number. If you see this, email me so we can exchange numbers. I love you.

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  3. Tina Rock-Noffsinger

    My condolences to each of you on the loss of your mother. Dad…I am so sorry for the hurt you are enduring at this time. Many prayers are being lifted up for each one of you. May GOD comfort your hearts and ease all pain.

    Reply

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