- We bid farewell to John L. Hilton Sr., who passed away at home with his family on Wednesday, January 18, 2017.
John served in the United States Army during Vietnam as a sergeant in the 11th armored Calvary as a Blackhorse.
He was predeceased by his father, Lester; mother, Olive Hilton and granddaughter, Brianna Desera Hilton of Greenbush, ME.
John is survived by his wife of 48 years, Judith (Mushrow) Hilton; children, John L. Hilton Jr. of Old Town, Carla Labree and her husband Arthur, from Chesapeake, Virginia, and beloved step daughter, Tammy Haskell of Greenbush; Grandchildren, Christina Marie Dunn of Hampden, Kyra Ann Luce of Chesapeake, Virginia, John L. Hilton III of Greenbush, Michael Anthony Hilton of Greenbush, Ariel Raysheen Hilton of Old Town, Zachary Phillip Hilton of Greenbush, Allysia Destiny Page-Hilton from Greenbush, and Chelsea Ann Hilton Greenbush; great grandchildren, Kisaac Francis Michael Dunn of Hampden and Michael Anthony Hilton Jr. of Bucksport.
A graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at Pine Grove Cemetery, Hammond St., Bangor. Those who wish to remember John in a special way may make gifts in his memory to the Vietnam Veterans of America, Maine State Council, 460 Civic Center Drive, Augusta, Maine 04330. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.brookingssmith.com
Published on  January 23, 2017