Julia Ann Edwards Hill of Greencastle, PA passed away on Friday, July 24, 2015. Julie was born on January 12, 1961 in Chambersburg, PA.
Julie is survived by her husband Thomas E. Hill, son Zachary (wife Brooke), daughter Ashley, grandsons Talon and Triston Hill, her parents Joan and D. Gerald Edwards, and her sister Jill Hughey (husband Scott). Other family includes brother-in-law Jackson Langford and his sons Dwight and Griffin, and in-laws Lee and Kay Hill, and their sons Tim and Trace, and their families. She was preceded in death by sister Janet Langford.
Julie graduated from James Buchanan High School and attended Franklin & Marshall College and Wilson College. Professional employment included bookkeeping at Mountain Brook Orchards, Inc, and administrative work at Loudon Industries, Inc. Julie and Tom lived for nine years in Estes Park, CO where she loved hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park and photographing the wildlife there. She was a Master Gardener and a lifelong member of the United Methodist Church and served as a volunteer at the United Methodist Church in Estes Park. Her greatest calling was as a devoted wife and nurturing mother and grandmother.
A memorial service and celebration of Julie’s life will be held on August 15 at 2:00 p.m. at Green Grove Gardens in Greencastle, PA. Arrangements were handled by Lininger-Fries in Mercersburg, PA. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105 in memory of Julia Edwards Hill.