Susan E. Hill

July 26, 1943May 10, 2022


Rock Funeral Home

Susan E. (Bourgeois) Hill, 78, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 in Charlton Memorial Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of John Hill with whom she shared 44 years of marriage and who she loved very, very much. Born in Quincy, she was the daughter of the late Lionel and Barbara (Bowman) Bourgeois. Susan was a graduate of New Bedford High School and later proudly raised her family. Earlier in her life she loved volunteering to help in her children’s schools and attend her children and grandchildren’s activities. She enjoyed reading, going on car rides, feeding the birds, loving her pets and being out on the water watching all the fishing boats passing by. She loved her home and loved taking care of others, and enjoyed cooking, shopping, knitting, giving little thoughtful gifts, and loved ice cream and going out to eat, spending time with family was very important, especially with her children and grandchildren with whom she adored. She loved making others happy and seeing them smile and loved to laugh. She loved everyone and everything with her whole heart. Her admirable natural beauty and strength and love spread to others. She faithfully prayed with her rosary everyday. She will truly be missed dearly. Survivors in addition to her loving husband John, are her 2 children, her son, Kristoffer Garcia and his wife Danielle, and her daughter Kelsey Hill ; three grandchildren, Morgan, Molly and Mason Garcia, her sisters, Barbara Nordstrom and Carole MacArthur; her brother, Steven Bourgeois, and several nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews. Her visitation will be held on Sunday, May 15, 2022 from 4:00pm-7:00pm in the ROCK FUNERAL HOME, 1285 Ashley Blvd. New Bedford, MA 02745 for all to attend. Her funeral service and burial will be private. For on-line tributes, please visit our website at

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