Burnita June Hilton

Jun 8 1925
Oct 15 2018
93 Years
Christiana, Pennsylvania

Burnita June Hilton, 93, of Christiana, PA, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018 at the Brandywine Hospital. She was the widow of the late Herman L. "Pete" Hilton with whom she shared 62 years of marriage. Born in Parkesburg, she was the daughter of the late Elmer Ellsworth and Matilda L. Shindle. 

Burnie was a resident of Christiana since 1947 and raised her family there. She was a member of the Latta Memorial Presbyterian Church and the Christiana Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary. Burnie loved watching basketball and playing cards.

She is survived by four children: Paula Smith, Carl Hilton, Sherry Root and William Hilton, six grandchildren, five great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two siblings; Elmer Shindle, Jr. and Mable Miller 

Graveside services will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds, Simmontown Road, Gap, PA. 

Arrangements by the Wilde Funeral Home of Parkesburg, PA.  Online condolences can be posted at www.wildefuneralhome.com

Service Date: 
Oct 22 2018 - 11:00am
Service Location: 
Sadsbury Friends Burial Grounds


Paula, Carl, Sherry & Billy:  So sorry to hear of your Mother's passing; praying for your strength and comfort.  It can be difficult to lose a loved one--especially a Mother.  May your entire family be encouraged in knowing our thoughts and prayers are with all of you..  

Love: Jimmy & Bonnie (Harris) Dickinson

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Thinking of all of you during this difficult time.  All of you are in our thoughts and prayers and praying for strength and comfort!


Jen and Jermaine & kids

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So sorry for your loss.  You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Wanda Glenn

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Thoughts and Prayers to the family.  I have have Iots of Great, Funny, and Loving memories or Bernie. She could make me laugh. She was a Loving Mother and will be missed. Rest In Peace.

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My deepest sympathies to all the family, my thoughts and prayers sending, she will always be with me in memories of her talking while sitting on the porch
while twisting her hair , I loved that about her what great childhood memories n talks . R.I. P

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