Funeral services for Herb Kill of Morris will be held Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Assumption Catholic Church in Morris. Father Tim Baltes will be officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. with a prayer service at 5 p.m. at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Burial will be in Summit Cemetery in Morris.
Herb Kill, son of William and Josephine (Majerus) Kill, was born Dec. 10, 1917 in Morris. He grew up on a farm north of Morris, and received his education in Morris. Herb was baptized, confirmed and married at Assumption Church in Morris. Herb died in peace at his home reaching the age of 93 years. He was surrounded by his family which was important to him.
He is survived by his wife of 69 years Irene (Sperr) Kill; four children: Lois E. Leavitt (Jim Williams) of Blaine, Ed (Colleen) Kill of Monticello, Wally (Diane) Kill of Morris, Cindy (Paul) Wannarka of Bemidji; 10 grandchildren: Adam Leavitt, Dustin (Lisa) Leavitt, Erik Leavitt, Stacie (Tony) Paetznick, Katie (CJ) Hunter, Brandon (Charissa) Kill, Tara (Kurtis) Pool, Matthew Kill, Weston Wannarka, Courtney Wannarka; 11 great grand children, and his sister Betty Pollard of Cyrus. He is preceded in death by his parents, three brothers: Leonard, George and Bill and three sisters: Katherine Cook, Eileen Kill and Irene Jost.
If you would like to send online condolences to the family visit www.pedersenfh.com. Pedersen Funeral Home of Morris is in charge of the arrangements.