Fredrick “Fritz” H. Hilleman

Fredrick “Fritz” H. Hilleman

Fredrick “Fritz” H. Hilleman, 58 of Polo, passed away Monday, Nov. 22, 2021, at CGH Medical Center.

Fritz was born Jan. 20, 1963, in Savanna the son of Fredrick E. and Karen Hilleman. On Sept. 16, 1989 in Polo at St. Marks Lutheran Church, he was united in marriage to Tracy Reigle. Fritz enjoyed mud bogging, going to truck and tractor pulls, going to fairs with family, fishing and sitting by a bon fire. He spent many hours gardening and mowing the lawn each week and making sure it was just right. Fritz loved his wife, daughters, grandson and his family. He also loved his furry companion Rocky and their long walks.

Survivors include wife Tracy; daughters Kayla Waterton of Woodstock and Kimmy Hilleman of Polo; grandson Daxton Waterton; sister-in-law Kelly Naylon of Polo; brother Rick Hilleman of Mt. Morris; brother-in-laws Bradley Reigle and John (Jazzalyn) Kitzmiller; nephews Branden, Cole, Jamz and Brantley; nieces Jordan, and Keira .

He was preceded in death by his Parents and sister Dixie Hilleman.

A celebration of his life will be Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Polo Family Funeral Home, 110 E. Dixon St. Polo.

Memorials may be directed in his name.

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