Bea passed away Monday, January 18, 2021 at Wings Home in Allegan.
She was born May 9, 1933 in Ada, the daughter of Albert and Petranella “Nellie” (Doezema) Lewis. Bea enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening and farming. She was active in township politics and for over 20 years was an election inspector. She was also involved with 4-H and taught woodworking. Bea was a member of TOPS and was crowned queen for losing the most weight in the state. On November 16, 1951 in Cannonsburg, she married Edward Hill who survives.
Also surviving are her children, Edward (Ann) Hill Jr., Ronald (Char) Hill, Debbie Marculis and Gene Hill all of Otsego; 10 grandchildren; several great and great-great-grandchildren; brother, Gene Lewis of Grattan along with several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Dolores, Warren, Marilyn and Rosalie.
A private family visitation and funeral will be held at the Winkel Funeral Home in Otsego.
Cremation will follow.
In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of Bea may be made to Wings of Hope Hospice of Allegan.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.