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David Hilligoss

David Hilligoss obituary photoDavid Ray “Mr. Hilly” Hilligoss, Sr., age 71, of Huron, died Saturday, August 11, 2012, at the Huron Regional Medical Center.  His memorial service was at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, August 14that the First Baptist Church with Rev. Marc Anderson officiating.

David Ray Hilligoss was born July 9, 1941, to Dave and June Marie (Duvall) Hilligoss at Galesburg, Illinois.  David worked as a railroad engineer in many states, retiring in 2006.

On May 19, 1990, David married Kim Williams at Alliance, Nebraska

He enjoyed camping and watching races.  David loved his family and friends, sharing his fun loving attitude and good sense of humor with them.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and his former wife, Valerie Jean Johnson Hilligoss.

Grateful for having shared in his life are his wife, Kim of Huron; three children, David (Christina) Hilligoss, Jr. of Bartlett, Illinois, James Hilligoss of Ft. Collins, Colorado, and Roxanne Moody of Galesburg, Illinois; five siblings, Sara Dutton of Knoxville, Illinois, Russell Suydam of Witchita Falls, Texas, Glenda Harvey of Denver, Colorado, Cheryl (Rodney) Hanson of Galesburg, Illinois and Betty (Mike) Vogler of Galesburg, Illinois; a special aunt, Shirley Motz of Galesburg, Illinois; and his two special puppies, Missy and Maggie.

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