Betty M. Hillyer
Betty M. Hillyer, 89, of Springfield, died Monday, February 15, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born July 19, 1926, in Marietta, IL to Perry G. and Lucy E. Lance Heffner. She married Leon F. Hillyer in August 1959 and he preceded her in death in March 1996. She was also preceded in death by her parents and one brother Bill Heffner.
Survivors include one brother, Robert (Elaine) Heffner of Industry and nieces and nephews, Les and Barb Heffner and Tonia and Kevin Miller, all of Littleton and Mark & Debbie Heffner of Athens.
Betty was a member of Laurel United Methodist Church and retired in 1981 from the Illinois National Guard, where she had worked as a clerk for thirty-four years.
Visitation: 3-6 pm, Thursday, February 18, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10 am Friday, February 19, 2016, at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Dr. Kent Lolling officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.