Marjorie P. Hill

March 13, 1934 - September 29, 2021
Marjorie P. Hill thumbnail
Klee Funeral Home
EHSEAA Light a candle


Marjorie P. (Balthaser) Hill 87 of Kenhorst died Wednesday morning in the Rittenhouse Village at Muhlenberg where she had been a recent guest.

She was the widow of Robert L. Hill, who died February 24, 2013.

Marjorie was born in West Leesport, PA on March 13, 1934.

She was the daughter of the late Paul M. and Adeline K. (Kauffman) Balthaser.

Surviving is a son, Jeffrey P. husband of Karen L. Hill of Wyomissing and a daughter Debra L. wife of Rev. Gary D. Knerr of Coatesville, PA.  There are five grandchildren.

A sister, Geraldine A. wife of Robert Gerber of McAlisterville, PA

Mrs. Hill is a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Shillington.  She was a former choir member, substitute organist, Sunday school teacher and Bible school teacher.

She graduated from Muhlenberg High School in the class of 1952.  She continued her education graduating in the class of 1956 from West Chester University receiving a Bachelor of Science in music. In 1972 she received her Master of Science degree in education from Kutztown University.

Marjorie loved family, children, music, nature, gardening, and flowers.

Funeral services for Mrs. Hill will be held from Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 30 Liberty Street, Shillington on Tuesday at 11:00 A.M. with Reverend Colleen Cox officiating.  Interment in Yocom’s Cemetery, Grill.

Friends may call at the church from 10:00 A.M. until time of service.

Memorial contributions may be given in Marjorie’s memory to the Bob Hill Award, c/o Berks Career and Technology Center West Campus, 1057 County Road, Leesport, PA 19533

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. Shillington is in charge of arrangements.

Leave a Condolence

Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church


30 Liberty Street
Shillington, PA 19607

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Time: 11:00 am

Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church


30 Liberty Street
Shillington, PA 19607

Reverend Colleen Cox will officiate

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Christ Yocom's Lutheran Church Cemetery


840 Philadelphia Avenue
Grill, PA 19607

| Map

Donation Information

Bob Hill Award

Berks Career & Technology Center West Campus
1057 County Road
Leesport, PA 19533


Life Event Timeline

Help tell the story of Marjorie by contributing to the Life Event Timeline. Upload the photo of an event...

Post an Event

Timeline for Marjorie P. Hill

Born: March 13, 1934
Died: September 29, 2021

Condolences for Marjorie P. Hill

Klee Funeral Home

Our sincere condolences.

The staff of Klee Funeral Home.


Janice Yost posted on 10/4/21

To the family of Marjorie Hill - Our condolences to your family. Marjorie (Mrs. Hill) was our son, Andrew's 1st grade teacher. We became reacquainted when she joined Grace. Andrew was able to introduce his daughters to Marjorie. Wishing you comfort and peace in the days ahead. Jan & Gary Yost


EHSEAA posted on 10/3/21

On behalf of the Exeter H S Eagles Alumni Assn., we extend our sincere condolences to Mrs. Hill's family. She was a former music teacher in our district. May the love of family and friends help you through this difficult time. She will live on in your hearts forever. God Bless.