We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Bales' Funeral Home
Neil R. Hileman,
Age 77, of Somerville, Ohio, ended his life journey at home on the farm with his family by his side on August 18th, 2022.
He was born in Hamilton, Ohio, on August 4th,1945, to the late Elmer and Rita (Hoelle) Hileman.
Neil is preceded in death by his parents and brother, Dan Hileman.
He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Carolyn (Schenck) Hileman; children, Denny (Corey) Hileman, Joni (Scott) Schulte, Doug (Sylvia) Hileman; grandchildren, Michael Hileman, Jeremy Schulte, Jacob Schulte, Jordan Schulte, Cameron Hileman, Clayton Hileman, Catelyn Hileman; three brothers; two sisters; four sister-in-law’s; two brother-in-law’s; numerous nieces and nephews that will miss him dearly.
Neil’s passion was farming, but his greatest passion was his ability to pass the love of farming onto his children and grandchildren. Nothing made him prouder than to watch his family grow and develop the same love he had for agriculture. The memories made on the farm will never be forgotten.
A private family viewing will be held before Mass. A small Mass for family and friends will be held at the St. Mary Church (7721 N. Main Street, Camden, Ohio 45311) on August 23rd, 2022, from 10:30AM to 11:30AM. Burial to follow at Simonson Chapel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Mary Church in Camden, Ohio, in memory of Neil. www.balesfh.com