Sylvia Hilliard

SATANTA - Sylvia Hilliard, 103, died Feb. 4, 2021 at Satanta Long Term Care Unit in Satanta, KS. She was born on Aug. 29, 1917 in Copeland, KS, the daughter of William Christian and Gesina Sophia Katherine (Ahrens) Feuers. She grew up in Copeland and after graduating from high school, she and Clifford Hilliard were married in Meade, KS, on Dec.r 2, 1935. 

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband in 1993, Cliff; son, Larry in 1945; brothers, George, Warner, and Ben; sisters, Stella, Villa, Margaret.

Funeral service will be held at the Copeland Christian Church on Feb. 13, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Copeland Cemetery. The family requests those attending the funeral wear a face mask and practice social distancing. Family and friends may watch the service via live stream on the funeral home Facebook page. Visitation will be at Swaim Funeral Chapel, Montezuma, KS, on Feb. 12, 2021 from noon to 8 p.m. Memorials are suggested to the Copeland Christian Church, Copeland Cemetery, or the Copeland Senior Center in care of the funeral home. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com .

Posted online on February 08, 2021