December 9, 1939 — May 6, 2022
Jon Hill, 82 of Houston, Minn., passed away May 6, 2022, at Valley View Healthcare and Rehab in Houston.
Jon was born December 9, 1939, at Grandview Hospital in La Crosse to Richard and Ruby (Egland) Hill. Jon grew up in Houston, graduated from Houston High School in 1960 and attended Winona State University. He owned and operated Hill Building and Construction and Jon’s Home Center, both in Houston, and Village Paint and Paper in La Crosse. He also worked as a coatings consultant for Ace Hardware.
In 1976, Jon married Lorraine Hafner; they had one son, JP Hill.
Jon was a member of the Houston Volunteer Fire Department, where he served as chief. Jon was an avid golfer, spending his winters in Arizona. He also enjoyed trips to the casino.
He is survived by his son, John “JP” (Heather); grandson, Henry; nephews, Tom and Richard Hill, and niece, Cheryl Rasmussen.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lorraine; his parents, and his brother, Jim.
He will be interred at Mount Cavalry Cemetery in Hokah in a private ceremony. Hoff Funeral & Cremation Service – Houston is assisting the family with arrangements.
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