April 30, 1926 - March 9, 2013
2-4 & 6-7 p.m. Wednesday March 13, 2013
7:00 p.m. Wednesday March 13, 2013
Willard C. ”Nick” Hilton, age 86, passed away Saturday March 9, 2013. He was born April 30, 1926 in Columbus, Ohio to the late Willard M. Hilton and Mary Louise Barber. Nick was a retired City of Columbus Police Officer and Detective for the Franklin County Prosecutors Office. He was also a 32 degree Master Mason, West Gate Lodge #623 F & AM. U.S. Army Veteran of World War II. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by siblings, Roger Hilton and Jean Volkmar. Nick is survived by his loving wife, Nancy (Hays) Hilton; children, Kimberly Abbondanza, Jennifer Winfield and Steven (Laura) Hilton. Grandchildren; Jonathan, Alexander, Megan, Heather and Justin. many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME 55 East Schrock Road Westerville, 2-4 & 6-7 p.m. Wednesday March 13, 2013 with Celebration of Life service at 7:00 p.m. Rev. David Redding officiating. Private interment Wesley Chapel Cemetery.
Mason Service 4:00 p.m. Wednesday
Friends, if they wish, may contribute to Alzheimer’s Assoc., Central Ohio Chapter, 3380 Tremont Road, Columbus, Ohio 43221.
Dispatch Monday March 11th