John Derek Hill, 64, Of Rhinebeck

RHINEBECK, N.Y. – John Derek Hill, a resident of Rhinebeck, died Thursday, April 21. He was 64.

John Derek Hill
John Derek Hill Photo Credit: Legacy

Born Oct. 16, 1951, in Glasgow, Scotland, he is the son of William and Margaret Hill.

He spent most of his working years for Metro-North Railroad. He retired after 36 years of service.

He is survived by his wife, Bernadette; three children, Susan Nova Hill of Motherwell, Scotland, Leslie Campbell Hill of Rhinecliff and Colin John Hill of Newburgh; two stepchildren, Harry and Rita Fox; his mother, Margaret of Uddingston, Scotland; three brothers, David, Peter and Alan; a granddaughter, Stephanie Feenan; and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Monday, April 25, from 4-7 p.m. at the Dapson-Chestney Funeral Home in Rhinebeck.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Dutchess County SPCA, 636 Violet Ave, Hyde Park, NY 12538 or to the American Liver Foundation, 39 Broadway, Suite 2700 New York, NY 10006.

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