Yvonne Elizabeth Hill, 78, of Winsted
Funeral services for Yvonne Elizabeth Hill, 78, of Winsted, were held Thursday, March 27, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norwood Young America (NYA). The Rev. Eric Hutchison officiated.
Mrs. Hill died Friday, March 21, 2014, at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted.
The organist was Rita Luecke, and the soloist, the Rev. Hutchison, sang “Psalm 23.” Congregational hymns were “Lift High the Cross” and “Abide With Me.”
Pallbearers were Troy Trick, Mike Trick, Jeff Stradtmann, Bradley Stradtmann, Tim Wischnack and John Stuewe. Interment was in the church cemetery.
Yvonne Elizabeth Trick was born July 3, 1935, in Young America Township, Carver County, to Edwin and Leona (Schupp) Trick. She was baptized as an infant on July 21, 1935, by the Rev. W.P. Kramer, and confirmed in her faith as a youth on April 10, 1949, also by the Rev. Kramer, both at St. John’s Lutheran Church in NYA.
She received her elementary education at St. John’s Lutheran Parochial School in NYA and was a graduate of the Central High School class of 1953. She continued her education at Mankato State University.
Growing up, she made her home on the family farm near Young America and then moved into town. She worked at Finger Hut in Gaylord, was the part owner and operator of the Young America meat market, and then worked at Mailings, Inc., in Chanhassen.
Yvonne Trick was united in marriage to Kenneth Hill on April 15, 1989, by the Rev. Henry Fry at St. John’s Lutheran Church. The couple shared four years of marriage before Mr. Hill died on June 15, 1993.
In summer 2001, Mrs. Hill moved to Peace Villa in NYA until 2012, when she moved to St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted, to aid in her care.
She was a lifelong and faithful member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in NYA.
Mrs. Hill was a strong-willed person with a giving heart. She enjoyed gardening, fishing with her husband, playing cards, cooking out of her many recipe books, collecting recipe books, cutting out recipes, reading paperback books, putting together large puzzles and then matting and framing them, shopping and she was never short on candy. She also loved embroidering towels, pillow cases, table cloths and quilt blocks. Mrs. Hill cherished the time spent with family and friends.
Survivors include her brother, Ronald (Shirley) Trick of NYA; sister, Corene (Duane) Stradtmann of Glencoe; nieces and nephews, Troy (Wynne) Trick of NYA, Julie (Tim) Wischnack of Plato, Mike (Lori) Trick of Plato, Jeff (Angel) Stradtmann of Northome, Bradley (Amy) Stradtmann of Belvidere, Ill., and Michelle (Greg) Zeug of Marshall; and other relatives and many friends.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Edwin and Leona Trick, and her husband, Kenneth Hill.
Arrangements were by the Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel of NYA. Online obituaries and guest book are available at www.hantge.com. Click on obituaries/guest book.