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Robert J (Bob) HiltonJanuary 7, 1929 ~ August 9, 2017 (age 88)
Robert J Hilton was born January 7, 1929 in Grace Idaho to Samuel Whitney and Lydia Allen Hilton. He moved to Utah at the age of 3 where he was raised. He was active in sports at Pleasant Grove High where he graduated with honors in 1947. He married the love of his life Evelyn Rowland on June 10, 1947.
Throughout his life he was active in scouting where he received his Eagle and Silver Beaver awards. He served in many church callings including Bishop and was in two Stake Presedencies. He served a two year mission with his wife. Robert sang in the Mendleson Men's Chorus, double quartets, with his family, and in the ward choir. Robert and Evelyn just celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary.
He passed away on August 9, 2017. He is survived by his wife Evelyn, and daughters Linda Giles (Paul), Carolyn Jacob (Paul), JoAnn Smith (Gary), Robyn Stoneman (Jim), Tammy Wood (Tom), and son Craig Hilton (Sharon),and brother Eugene Hilton, 27 grandchildren, 63 great grandchildren, and 13 great great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Monday, August 14, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the Battlecreek First Ward Chapel, 1250 East 200 South, Pleasant Grove with a viewing from 9:30 - 10:45 a.m. prior to the service. Family and friends may also attend an evening viewing Sunday, August 13, 2017 from 6 - 8 p.m. at Olpin Family Mortuary, 494 South 300 East, Pleasant Grove. Interment will be in the Pleasant Grove City Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.