Hilla, John Jay age 59, of Prior Lake, owner of American Prairie Homes, died unexpectedly on September 10, 2010. Preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Isobel; Survived by his wife, Kathleen Garry; daughters, Heather Hilla (Chris Andree), Jennifer (Jeremy) Schlag, and Jessica Hilla (Mike Reiland); mother of his children, Linda Charland; granddaughter, Ella; stepsons, James (Amber) Garry and David Garry; siblings, Carol (John) Niesen, Julie (Dick) Peterson, Ralph (Ellen), Jim (Debbie), Ann Hilla (Greg Larson); also by other loving family and friends including Bug. Mass of Christian Burial, 10:30am Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at Mary, Mother of the Church (3333 E Cliff Rd.) Burnsville. Visitation from 4-8pm Tuesday at White Funeral Home (14560 Pennock Ave) Apple Valley and one hour prior to the service at church. White Funeral Home Apple Valley 952-432-2001 whitefuneralhomes.com

Published on September 12, 2010

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