Monday, January 3rd, 2011
Complete Obituary
Forest Hileman
  Forest M. Hileman, 93, Rockford, died at 12:15 p.m. Dec. 31, 2010, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford.
He was born Jan. 14, 1917, in Rockford. On March 7, 1936, he married Aileen E. Hoverman, who died Aug. 25, 2010.
Surviving are two sons, Larry (Marjorie) Hileman and Ned (Paula) Hileman, both of Rockford; two sisters, Lula Byer, Fort Wayne, Ind., and Ruth Pierstorff, Sarasota, Fla.; five grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Also deceased are five brothers, Dale, Gale, Orville, Kent and Guy Hileman; three sisters, Helen Temple, Winifred Nutt and Jean Brumbaugh; a grandchild and a great-grandchild.
He was a carpenter and a farmer all of his life. He was a school teacher at Vantage Career Center in Van Wert for five years.
Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home in Rockford, the Rev. Mark Rutledge officiating. Burial is at Riverside Cemetery in Rockford.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday and 10-10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the State of the Heart Hospice.
Condolences may be left at ketchamripley.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Tuesday
90°
Isolated Thunderstorms
21%
Tuesday Night
69°
Partly Cloudy
12%
Wednesday
88°
Chance Thunderstorms
28%
Wednesday Night
66°
Chance Thunderstorms
29%
Thursday
85°
Mostly Sunny
7%
Thursday Night
62°
Mostly Clear
8%
Friday
85°
Mostly Sunny
5%
Friday Night
64°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Saturday
84°
Partly Sunny
12%
Saturday Night
64°
Partly Cloudy
13%
Sunday
84°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
Sunday Night
66°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_da_d