Marcos Hill, 86, of Uvalde died on May 4, 2019, in Uvalde.
A rosary was recited yesterday and and will be recited again today at 7 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
A funeral mass will be held tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Interment will be held on May 13, 2019, at 9:15 a.m. at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.
He was born on March 31, 1933, in Uvalde to Maria Loretta (Tailes) Hill and Guillermo Hernandez.
He married Rosa C. Morales on Jan. 2, 1969, in Uvalde.
He served in the Marines for more than seven years. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, United Automobile Workers and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Hill is survived by his wife of 50 years, of Uvalde; three daughters, Linda Hill Mejia and husband, Joaquin, of Plano, Illinois, Sylvia Hill De Leon and husband, Carlos, of Kyle and Melissa Morales Hill of Uvalde; son, Joseph Morales Hill and wife, Kimberly, of Freeland, Michigan; sister, Anita Hill of Pearsall; 11 grandchildren, Adriana Mejia and husband, Victor Amaya, of Aurora, Illinois, Cassandra Mejia and Isidoro Mejia, both of Plano, Illinois, Arcelia De Leon, Analisa De Leon and Alejandro De Leon, all of Kyle, Angel Hill Peña, Dominic Hill Peña and Lila Hill, all of Uvalde, Marcos Hill and Cody Hill, both of Freeland, Michigan; great-grandson, Aron Amaya; family friend, Analaura Nieto of Saginaw, Michigan; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Loretta Lugo and Eufemia Garcia; and three brothers, Tomas Hill, Rodolfo Hill and Marcelino Hill.
A visitation was held yesterday at 3 p.m. at Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary.
Pallbearers will be his grandchildren.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com