Mildred I Kolthoff, 94, Rockford, passed away on July 15, 2013. She was born on February 18, 1919 in Rock City, IL to William and Mabel Lois (Miller) Hillman. She married Edward Elso Kolthoff on April 10, 1937 and remained with him until his death in 1972.
Mildred worked for Marion Health and Safety Inc. in the packing department for many years until her retirement. She enjoyed working out in the yard, doing word search and eating out. Mildred loved her dog and her many nieces and nephews.
She is survived by her nieces; Terry (Gary) Welch and Diana Hoffman; and her nephews, Lonnie (Lynda) Hoffman, Larry (Linda) Hoffman and Kendall Hoffman.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Edward Kolthoff,;her parents, William and Mabel Hillman; her brothers, Ralph Hillman, Edward Hillman and Kenneth Harvey Hillman; and her sisters, Betty Lou Hoffman and Selma Kolthoff.
Funeral service will be at 2pm, Saturday, July 20, 2013 at Advantage Funeral and Cremation Services, 7000 W. State Street, Rockford. Reverend Ron Meyer will be officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Interment will be at Willwood Burial Park. Online condolences can be submitted at www.advantagerockford.com.