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Jacob K. Hilty, 87, of rural Berne, died Sunday at the James Hilty residence, rural Berne.
He was born in Adams County on December 27,1923, to John K. and Katie Coblentz Hilty.
Survivors include his wife, Lydiann; three daughters, Mrs. Marvin (Martha L.) Hilty of rural Berne, Mrs. Andy (Edna) Stutzman of rural Monroe, and Susan Hilty of rural Berne; and six sons, LaVerne L., David L., Jerry, and James Hilty, all of rural Berne; LeRoy Hilty of rural Monroe; and Paul Hilty of rural Decatur.
Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday at his home, 1641 W. County Rd. 200 South, with burial in Winchester Cemetery.
Visiting hours at his home are 3-8 p.m. today and 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday.
Funeral arrangements were by Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home, Berne.