Roger Frederick Hillard, 86

Sussex /
| 29 May 2024 | 11:19

Roger Frederick Hillard, 86, of Sussex, NJ, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2024, at Delaware Valley Skilled Nursing, Matamoras, Pa. Roger was a parts manager for Sears, Newton, NJ, and service counter and mechanic at Tri States True Value, Wantage, NJ. He was a graduate of Sussex High School and Churchman’s Business School College and later served in the U.S. Army from 1962 to 1964. Roger and his many friends shared his love of motors of any kind. He will be remembered for the infectious smile.

The son of the late Alfred and Mable (Cortright) Hillard, he was born July 28, 1937, in Sussex, NJ. He is survived by his friend and ex-wife Patricia Hoffman and son Gary.

Visitation: Tuesday, May 28, 2024, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, Pa.

Graveside services and burial: May 28, 2024, at 12 p.m. at Clove Cemetery, Wantage, NJ, with Rev. Keith Raser officiating followed by military honors.

Memorial donations may be made to Disabled American Veterans (

Arrangements were by Stroyan Funeral Home, Milford, Pa (