Carl Dean Hill, 84 of Canterbury CT, died on August 12, 2022. Carl was born in Highland IL on January 24, 1938 to Harold Hill and Laverne Schauster Hill. Carl has 5 siblings: Sharon Orban, Barbara Foster, Carol Reynolds, Patsy Mary and brother Harold Hill. Carl married Mary Margaret Bowler on December 18, 1964. Carl and his wife had three daughters, Sharon Baxley and her husband Mark Baxley of Canterbury , Donna Swindle and LeeAnn Bigelow and her husband Mark Bigelow of Oakdale. Carl is survived by 4 grandchildren: Adam Raymond Hill of Canterbury, Cody Evan Bigelow and his fiancé Bailey Frankewicz of Oakdale, Slade Daniel Baxley and his fiancé Ashley Marquardt of Canterbury and Emily Marie Bigelow and her boyfriend Tyler Listro of Oakdale. He is survived by his 3 beautiful great grandchildren: Hayden Marie Bigelow, Cody Evan Bigelow Jr and Sylas Courtland Listro. Carl loved his family fiercely and took great pride in them. Carl retired from the US Navy after serving for 22 years as a Store keeper and then completed 20 years as a US postal worker. Carl was full of life and had a quick smile and joke for everyone. He was a very generous person and was a generous supporter of a multitude of charities to include but not limited to: Special Olympics, Wounded Warriors, SubVets, local food banks and the American Cancer Society.
Carl is predeceased by his parents, brother Harold Hill, his wife Margo and his middle daughter, Donna Swindle.