Vida Jean Hill, 86, of McPherson, passed away at 6:27 a.m. Dec. 26, 2017 while in the company of family members, at Angel Arms, McPherson.
Vida was born in Tasco, Kansas on April 8, 1931, a daughter of Lola Hazel (Cunningham) and Harmon Getz.
Vida attended Tasco elementary schools and Junior High, Tasco and graduated from the Hoxie High School, Hoxie in 1948.
She attends the First United Methodist Church, McPherson.
Vida was a homemaker and she took great pride in providing for her family in this manner. She worked for The Box Store in Lindsborg, A & W in McPherson, Caseys General Store near Emporia, and retired from Dillons Grocery Store in Wichita.
Vida enjoyed her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, bowling, gambling, sewing, reading and working puzzles.
Vida Jean Getz was united in marriage to LeRoy L. Hill on June 25, 1948 at the United Methodist Church in Hoxie.
She is survived by her children Janet Loriane Williams, of Wichita, Janice Marie Hoesch and her husband William "Bill", of Wichita, Kenneth "Kenny" Eugene Hill, of San Pedro, Belize, Karen Jean Parson and significant other Keith Stienbrock, of Salina, Lori Ann Mossberg, of San Pedro, Belize and LaVon Sue Pontious and her husband Charles, of McPherson. She is also survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren
Vida was preceded in death by her parents; brothers Elton and Harold Getz and a sister, Fletta Long; a granddaughter Alyssa Williams; great-grandchildren Whitney Alexander and Mason Holm.
Memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2 at Glidden - Ediger Chapel, McPherson with the Rev. Darren Frazier officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church, McPherson, Alzheimer Association and they can be sent in care of the Glidden - Ediger Funeral Home; 222 W. Euclid St.; McPherson, Kansas 67460.