Gevin Hill 1964-2020
Gevin Hill, 56, of Mayetta, passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2020, at Stormont-Vail Hospital.
He was born on Feb. 21, 1964, at Denver, Colo., the son of John Hill and Karen Kruse.
Gevin was preceded in death by both parents. Left to cherish his memories are Verna Potts, wife; two daughters, Charon Hill of Topeka and Scout Elizabeth Farrell of Dallas, Texas; a son, Triton Hill of Mayetta; and a brother, Derek Hill of New York City, N.Y.
Gevin was a devout sports fan all of his life, with Denver Broncos being his number one team. He loved to play “Stump The Chumps” on sports AM radio every week. He was known among the radio listeners to win “Stump The Chumps” many, many times over the years. His loved ones will miss him watching sports on multiple TVs with a sports radio playing in the background.
As a teen, Gevin worked for KC Royals and as a golf caddy for many golf courses in the Kansas City area. He later attended KU on an Evans Scholarship. He went on to become a concrete finisher with 20-plus years of experience. Upon his later years, Gevin helped to build the irrigation system at Firekeeper Golf Course.
Angels Above provided the crematory services at Gevin’s request. Memorial services will be held at Prairie Peoples Park, Mayetta, at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 11. Social distancing will be encouraged in an outdoor setting. Bleachers will be available for sitting. Please bring a lawn chair or blanket as another measure to practice social distancing.