Fred was born in Macklin, SK., on March 30, 1940 to Edgar and Elsie Hillis.  Fred was predeceased by his first wife Sheila and his brothers Lorne and Arnold.  He is survived by his wife Earla; son Richard (Christine); sisters Bev and Pat; step-daughters Karen (Marcel), Debra (Dale) and Kelly Dawn (Adan) and six grandchildren.

Fred passed away suddenly on May 30, 2019 while visiting his family in Montana.  There will be a Memorial Service held on June 10, 2019 at the Mayfair United Church (902 33rdStreet West) at 2:00 p.m.

Donations in Fred’s memory can be to The Lung Association –(1231 8thStreet East, Saskatoon, SK., S7H 0S5).