Virginia A. (James) HillMarch 30, 1944 ~ December 14, 2017 (age 73)
Virginia A. Hill (James), 73 of Harvey Cedars passed away on December 14, 2017.
Ginny was born in Lakewood, NJ but lived in Mount Holly and grew up spending summers on LBI as a young girl with her family. She graduated from Rancocas Valley Regional High School in 1962 and resided on LBI for 54 years after marrying Arnold “Peewee” Hill in 1963, the love of her life. Peewee passed in October of 2008.
Ginny is survived by her two sons Joseph, his wife Lisa and Robert. Her brother Chip James and his wife Sally, sister Doreen Delisle and her husband Dave, brother in law Bob Kircher, sister in law Marion Dietz. One grandchild Scott Deane Hill (Joe & Lisa son) the TREASURE of her life. As well as many nieces and nephews from the James and Hill side. She was predeceased by her father Russell James, her mother Phyllis James (Landerfield) and as with PeeWee mentioned above.
Upon graduation Ginny was employed in admissions for the ER at the Burlington County Memorial Hospital then working on LBI in her early years at Lighthouse Tavern (now DAYMARK in Barnegat Light) and Harvey Cedars Tavern (now Neptune Wines & Liquors) eventually assuming the role of home maker when her two sons came along. Over the years she did work at the family businesses Barnegat Bay Dredging and Neptune Wines & Liquors.
Ginny loved her winters in Sanibel and Fort Myers, Florida from around 1978 to current. She had a tremendous passion for tennis in NJ and FL with her tennis buddies and also was a huge animal lover, becoming involved in the TNR – trap, neuter and release program in Harvey Cedars as a foster. Leaving behind 3 cats – Sandy, Harley and Cattie.
A private memorial service will be held.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Friends Of Southern Ocean County Animal Shelter, LBI Kittens & Cats – TNR Program or FOSOCS – TNR Program, LBI Kittens & Cats, PO Box 1162 Manahawkin, NJ 08008 in Ginny's memory. https://www.fosocas.org/commemorative/