Karl “Sharky” Owen Hill 54 of Hillsboro passed away July 18, 2018 at his residence.
He was born Nov 17, 1963 in Mendota IL to William and Helen (Brown) Hill.
He was a high school graduate and had attended college.
He was always willing to help anyone even when he needed help himself. He loved animals and training pets. He assisted with meals on wheels, he was a musician in Chicago area bands playing guitar, piano and the organ, and changing recipes to make them better.
He worked as a chef for the Stoplite café and the Canton Inn among other restaurants.
He is survived by one brother Mark Hill of Chicago area and his adopted family Dennis Moler, Becky (Mary) Moler-Billo and William Applegate and family.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorials can be directed to Montgomery County Paws Care or Golden Circle Nutrition Program.
A celebration of life will be at a later date.