Bruce Dean Hill, 78, of Bella Vista, Arkansas, died Saturday morning, September 29, 2012 at the Tennessee State Veterans Home in Humboldt, Tennessee of complications following an extended illness. Born January 19, 1934 in Fairmont, Minnesota, he was the only child of Raymond and Goldie Hill of Buffalo Center, Iowa.
Following his career as a middle school teacher in Webster City, Iowa and then as the Soybean Production Manager at Pioneer Seed Company in West Des Moines, Iowa, he retired to Bella Vista, Arkansas to pursue his hobbies of golf and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his wife Patricia. Survivors include his children Gwynne Schiess and her husband Paul of Loomis, California and Timothy Hill and his wife Elizabeth of Germantown, Tennessee. He is also survived by four grandchildren: Tom Schiess, Jeff Schiess, Sarah Hill, and David Hill.
Graveside service will be held at the Bella Vista Memorial Garden Cemetery on October 11 at 11:00 in Bella Vista, Arkansas, with pastor Dr. Richard Hogan officiating. In lieu, of flowers, donations can be made to the Hydrocephalus Association at www.hydroassoc.org.