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Marj K. Hilburn

4/11/2014

Marj K. Hilburn, 94, Hoxie, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Sheridan County Health Complex.

Marj K. Hilburn, 94, Hoxie, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Sheridan County Health Complex.

She was born Sept. 10, 1919, in Sheridan County to Benjamin Richards and Nellie Rogers.

She married Cleo Morgan on Aug. 19, 1937. He preceded her in death Nov. 2, 1948. She later married 

Jimmie Hilburn on May 13, 1951, in Hoxie. She was a Sheridan County clerk for many years.

Survivors include her husband, of the home; a son, Bill Morgan, Potter, Neb.; a daughter, Carol Sewell, Hoxie; two sisters, Margaret “Peggy” Allen and Juanita Andregg, both of Hoxie; 13 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Delores Kjellberg; and a grandson.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Hoxie Christian Church; burial in Studley Cemetery. 

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday with family receiving friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, Hoxie.

Memorials are suggested to Hoxie Christian Church or Hospice in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.mickeyleopoldfuneral.com.