Obituaries & Death Notices
HILL, Graham Roderick
Published:Apr 15, 2016
Event Date:Apr 13, 2016
HILL, Graham Roderick April 4, 1946 - April 13, 2016 Very peacefully, with family. Devoted husband of Penelope. Loving father to Lindsay (Jean-Pierre) and proud Papa to Xander. Dear brother to Bob (Sue) of Surrey, England. Dear uncle to Jim, Andrew and Michael. A great-great-uncle to many. Will also be greatly missed by many longtime, loyal friends. Part of the McMaster University community since 1971, serving as University Librarian for many years until his retirement in 2005, and longtime president of the University Club. Copyright expert and respected leader of the Ontario Council of University Libraries and to the Canadian Association of Research Libraries and the ARL. Hillfield-Strathallan College Governor, 1981-1993; Chairman of the Board, 1989-1991. Operated a thriving business with Penelope after his retirement. Cremation has taken place. Visitation at SMITH'S FUNERAL HOME, 1167 Guelph Line (one stop light north of QEW), BURLINGTON (905-632-3333), on Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 3-6 p.m. Memorial Service at Alumni Memorial Hall, McMaster University, 1280 Main St. W., Hamilton, on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. The family requests that no flowers be sent. Should you wish, donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Toronto Lung Transplant Civitan Club (Fund established in Graham's memory at grahamhill.TLTCC.com and/or The Carpenter Hospice (TheCarpenterHospice.com). If your beliefs permit, please be a donor. www.BeADonor.ca www.smithsfh.com
Category: Obituaries & Death Notices
Newspaper(s): Hamilton Spectator
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