Earl Harvey Hilbert, 88, passed away suddenly at his home in Chesterville, Ohio, on May 2, 2021.
He was born Aug. 19, 1932, in Emmitsburg, Md., a son of the late John and Elizabeth (Troxell) Hilbert. During his life he worked as a farmer and self-employed carpenter. He was a member of the Baptist Church and a member of the Gettysburg Moose Lodge. Earl is survived by brothers John, Kenneth, Harry, Paul and a sister Edith Wantz. He was predeceased by his wife of 39 years, Margorie McComb Kuykendall, a brother, Ray Hilbert, and sisters, Delphine Harbaugh, Catherine Strickhouser, and Irene Gerver.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Rivercliff Cemetery in Mt. Gilead, Ohio. A memorial gathering and meal will follow at 12:30 p.m. at Anselment Memorial Park, Caledonia, Ohio. Snyder Funeral Homes of Mt. Gilead are in charge of arrangements.