January 12, 1947 - August 03, 2020
Michael F. Hildmann, age 73, of Quincy, died on Monday, August 3, 2020 at 6:49 a.m. in Blessing Hospital.
Michael was born January 12, 1947 in Quincy, Illinois, the son of Elmo and Virginia Hargis Hildmann. He married Geneva Cockmon on August 8, 1970 in Benton, Arkansas. She survives.
Michael was a 1965 graduate of Quincy High School. He received his B.A. in Economics from Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. He earned his MBA from Baylor University in Waco, TX. Michael served in the United States Army and then transferred to the Reserves with the rank of Captain.
Michael spent his professional career as a carpet and flooring salesman. He had worked at Hildmann Bryden Carpet and eventually became an owner operator of Quincy Discount Carpet. Michael enjoyed playing golf in his spare time.
In addition to his wife, survivors include two daughters: Joan (Dave) Hunsaker of McKinney, TX; and Fran (Ben) Abbott of Bonaire, GA; five granddaughters; Caroline Abby and Lauren Margaret Hunsaker and Jessica Frances, Natalie Rose, and Abigail Langston Abbott; his sister, Beth Alexander of Quincy, IL; a niece and a nephew; and several cousins.
Michael was preceded in death by his parents.
Graveside Service: 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 7, 2020 at Greenmount Cemetery, with Rev. L.D. Grant officiating.
Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Quincy, Illinois
Visitation: at the time of service
Memorials: Quincy Humane Society
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.