Vera Ruth Hill

17 March , 19403 June , 2019

Hill, Vera “Vee” Ruth, age 79 of Hassett Digby Co., passed away at home on June 3, 2019.

Born in Weaver Settlement, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Hazel (Barr) Duran. Vee was a woman with a huge heart. She loved her family dearly. She always said, “I had four of the cutest baby girls around.” She loved her grandchildren and great grandchildren with her whole heart. Vee loved children, all children she met. She was a hard worker all her life and she “actually” loved to work, especially outside. She and Clyde were always together cutting something down or cleaning up in the yard.

Vee was always willing to help whenever she could. She baked many times for people needing benefits in the area at our local community center. Everyone especially waited for her fudge. She enjoyed music and especially listening to piano playing. She enjoyed quilting, sewing and knitting. Vee sold Avon for 15 years in the community as well as take care of elderly people in their homes.

Vee will be missed dearly by her husband of 65 years, Jack. She will also be missed by her 3 daughters, Mary (Richard) Benvie, Louise (Darren) Nickerson, Jackie Hill; grandchildren, Devin and Shannon Mullen, Jared Benvie, Jonathan Hill; great grandchildren, Cole Blackhurst, Taylor, Kade, Tannah and Kamen Mullen, Chloe Hill-Comeau; great-great grandchild, Myah Mullen; sisters, Georgina "Peanie" Wright, Louise Barr; brother, Stephen "Sammy" (Melba) Duran and many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Vee was predeceased by her daughter, Sheila Mullen; grandsons, Tyler Mullen and Judson Benvie; brother in laws, Blanchard Wright and Wilfred "Dory" Barr.

A family graveside service was held on Wednesday June 5, at Lakeside Cemetery, Hilltown Extension. funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Jayne’s Funeral Home, Weymouth. Share a memory or condolences at


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Jerry & Eulalie Bruce

13 June 2019

Dear Mary, Louise , Jackie and all Vera's family:
We were so sorry to read of Vera's passing. She was such a lovely lady and we pray that God will comfort and strengthen you all at this very sad and difficult time.
Jerry, Eulalie & Jessica