Eileen Hitt


HICKSVILLE -- Eileen G. Hitt, 95, died Wednesday, January 2, 2013, at Hickory Creek at Hicksville.

She was born on January 21, 1917, in Defiance County, Ohio, the daughter of the late Lessie and Nellie (Billman) Langham. She was married to Lloyd Hitt, and he preceded her in death in March of 1976. Eileen owned and operated a beauty shop in Hicksville for 30 years until she retired.

Surviving Eileen are a daughter, Marlene Crager of Plainfield, Indiana; grandchildren, Jeff Burns, Derek Crager and Nicole (Shawn) Jones; great-grandchildren, Kirsten, Jessica, Charles and William Crager and Jonathan and Sarah Jones; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by sisters, Doris Westerlund, Juanita Miller; and a brother, Donald Langham.

Services for Eileen will be Sunday at 3 p.m. at Smith & Brown Funeral Home in Hicksville. Visitation will be Sunday from 1-3 p.m. Burial will be in Scipio Cemetery, Harlan, Indiana.

Online condolences may be shared at www.smithbrownfuneralhome.com.

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