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Carol Mae Hillman

Carol Mae Hillman

Carol Mae Hillman, 81, of Brainerd, passed away Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Good Samaritan Society-Woodland.

Carol was born on December 25, 1935 in Brainerd to Pat and Myrtle (Rognaldson) Thompson. She was united in marriage to Dean Hillman on April 24, 1954. She worked at Washington High School as a cook. Carol loved cooking, gardening, fishing and playing games. She also loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Survivors include her husband, Dean; 4 sons, Gary (Peggy) of Deerwood, Wayne (Marge); Greg (Stacy), and Steve (Bonnie) all of Brainerd, 9 grandchildren; Zachary, Jacob, Andy (Connie), Trevor (Pam), Ashley (Russ), Nick (Brittany) Chris, Tyler (Hayley) and Nathan; 7 great grandchildren, and her brother Larry Thompson of Brainerd.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her step father Clarence Nelson, and her sister Pat Johnson.

Funeral services will held 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 20, 2017 at Bethel Lutheran Church in rural Brainerd. Visitation will be Sunday 4 - 6 PM at the Nelson-Doran Funeral Home and one hour prior to services on Monday at the church.