Virginia Hillyer Horton - Class
1926 - 2004
married Chester T. Horton of Wilmington, Mass.
in 1946 in North Hollywood, California. She is
survived by three children, eight grandchildren,
one great grandchild and brothers Nat, Class
1941 and Dick Hillyer Class 1942. Virginia and
her family lived in Somis, California for 45
years and later moved to northern California
to be closer to her family. Besides being
a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great
- grandmother, Virginia was a very talented and
accomplished artist. Her oil paintings and watercolors
are cherished by family and friends. She held
many one – person art shows in Southern California.
She will be remembered for her strong Christian
faith and her compassion for others. She was
also a wonderful musician, gardener, fisherwoman,
birdwatcher, craftsperson and all – around
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