HILLMAN, ZELLA E.; of Waterford; died December 1, 2014; at 101 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Clare R. Hillman. Loving mother of Cheryl (Loren) Wilcox, the late Malverne (Nonie) Hillman and the late Carol (the late Rev. Terry) Walker. Zella is also survived by her nine grandchildren; several great grandchildren; and many great great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her brothers, Martillow “Tillie” Wells, Silas “Si” Wells; sisters, Clella Gordon, Caroline House; and dear friend, Anne Sherriff. Mrs. Hillman attended Clarkston Free Methodist Church. She was a member of the Waterford Women’s Club that founded the C.A.I. She enjoyed music, playing the organ and the violin; but most important she passed along her humor.Funeral Service will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, December 4, 2014 at COATS FUNERAL HOME- WATERFORD. Pastor Dave Coleman officiating. Burial at Andersonville Cemetery, Davisburg. Family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 3 to 9 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Leader Dog for the Blind or Way Point Church, Clarkston, MI. To send private condolences to the family, go to www.coatsfuneralhome.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Dec. 2, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 2 "Cheryl, we are so sorry to hear about the loss of your dear..." "Cheryl, You were lucky to have your Mom for so long. She is..."- Becky Geror Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Zella Hillman Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Zella Hillman Add a photo + http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dailytribune/obituary.aspx?n=zella-e-hillman&pid=173335070&fhid=5753