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Kenneth “Butch” Hill, 58, of Owensboro passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Owensboro on September 18, 1961 to the late Edward and Anna “Sue” Barrentine Hill. Butch was employed by Raben Tire as a mechanic for 32 years. He enjoyed watching NASCAR and Louisville basketball, fishing, playing cards, being around his kids and family. Butch was a master griller. Along with his parents, Butch is preceded in death by his sister, Becki Hill Judd, his niece, Shelly Hill, his mother-in-law, Jane Petri, and his brother-in-law, Kelly Wheeler. Butch is survived by his wife of 34 years, Julia Ann Hill; his children, Lacie Hill, Lindsey “Pooh” (Robert) Burden, Logan Hill; his grandchildren, Evan Burden, Emilia Burden; his nieces, Misty (Kevin) Hill Summitt, April (Todd) Owens; his nephew, Nick (Brittney) Judd; and his father-in-law, Charles Petri, III; numerous cousins and great-nieces and great nephews; his close friends and Pall bearers, Aaron Anderson, Tony Howard, Brett Hudson, Nick Judd, Dakota Collins, Kyler Collins, Ricky Grigsby, and David Aud. Services will be 2:00 pm Sunday, February 23, 2020 at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will follow at Rosehill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Sunday at the funeral home. His generosity and bravery in life has now been able to bless many others, through his organ donation in passing. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Organ Transplant Association; Administrative Service Center; P.O. Box 418; Stilwell, Kansas 66085. Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Hill Share your messages of condolence with the family of Kenneth Butch Hill at www.haleymcginnis.com

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  1. My deepest condolences on your loss. I feel like we have also lost a family member, he has been a close and dear friend for years. My he RIP.

  2. I have known Butch since he was 15 years old I am in complete shock. He was always talking to me when I was at Rabin tire. Prayers for you Julie and family.

  3. prayers for you Julie and family we known him for so long. If anyone had lost there kid the parents always new where to find them Ma Browns. Mom could still stories to this day R.I.P Butch:pray::pray::pray::pray::pray::yellow_heart:

  4. Butch was an excellent man I am proud to call a friend. Even though we didnt talk as much as we used to. He was one of the best little league players I can remember us playing at western little league at Moreland park. Those were the best days for a bunch

  5. My husband and I knew Butch from the skating rink and school. My daughters knew him from the tire company. He was absolutely one of the nicest people we knew. Prayers go out to his family. :pray::skin-tone-2::pray::skin-tone-2::pray::skin-tone-2:

  6. I HAVE KNOWN BUTCH SINCE I WAS A KID, ALWAYS WAS A STAND UP GUY AND A GOOD FRIEND THAT I DID NOT GET TO SEE AS MUCH AS I SHOULD HAVE. WE WILL ALWAYS BE GOOD FRIENDS AND I WILL SEE HIM AGAIN ONE DAY WITH THAT BIG SMILE ON HIS FACE ! RIP MY FRIEND AND COND

  7. Many years ago Butch’s quick reactions helped save a young man’s life, I am that young man, Rock On Butch you’ll always be my hero, your kindness and willingness to help others has spoken loudly my friend, you will be missed! Victor Dale

  8. Julie when I think of Butch I always remember a story about him pretending to be Superman, lol. Sending prayers :pray:

  9. I will miss you my friend I hope every members of your family peace and love and sorry about their loss :cry::pray: I put a good prayer in for your family today and I put a good prayer and for your family today

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