William (Will) Dean Hill, age 50, of Temple was born on June 29, 1969 to Richard Duane and Mary (Morris) Hill in Temple, Texas. He passed from this life on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at his home.
Will graduated from Temple High School in 1988 and joined the United States Navy. He spent 9 years in the Navy serving aboard various ships including 1 year on the USS Nimitz during Desert Storm. He has been ill for about a year before he passed peacefully in his sleep at home.
He was preceded in death by his father Richard Hill and step-father Kermit “Mack” McClellan.
Will is survived by his daughter Ashley Hill of Killeen and son Geoffrey Pritchett of Arkansas. His mother Mary McClellan of Temple, 2 brothers Richard “Kevin” Hill and Dennis Duane Hill of Temple, 2 step-brothers and a step sister of Dallas are also surviving.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 2 o’clock p.m. at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen with the United States Navy rendering honors.
Hewett-Arney Funeral Home of Temple is entrusted with the arrangements.