David Robert Hill

December 12, 1952 ‒ March 19, 2017

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: David Robert Hill, 64, died at home on Sunday, March 19, of natural causes.

Born December 12, 1952 in Youngstown, he was a graduate of Madison High School. As a youth, David excelled in fitness and gymnastics. An avid reader, David was known for always having his nose in a book. David was a gifted musician and composer, who appeared with many local bands during his lifetime. He will be remembered for his music, as an accomplished pianist and guitarist, and enjoyed teaching in more recent years.

He is survived by his wife Suzanna D. Hill; his mother Lois T. Hill of Mansfield; siblings and their spouses Dan Hill of Tampa, FL, Janet and Martin Guetle, Bill and Cindy Hill, all of Mansfield, and Dawn and Todd Beckman of Columbus; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Robert J. Hill and his sister-in-law, Kristine E. Hill.

A graveside funeral service will be held Friday, March 24, 2017 at 11 a.m. in Mansfield Memorial Park, with Pastor Jim Berry officiating. The Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home is handling funeral arrangements.

Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Hill family, you may send them a message of comfort and hope online at: SnyderFuneralHomes.com

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  • So sorry for the loss of your son & brother. I will always remember the good times we shared & think fondly of him.

  • Dear Lois, Janet and Dawn,
    I didn’t know David, but I know you are experiencing a great loss. It has to be very difficult for each of you and I want you to know we are remembering you in prayer
    at this time of sorrow. May God be your comfort and may His presence be very real to you.