EDITH MAE HILES
May 14, 2021 - January 24, 1923
SPARTA - Edith Mae Hiles was born to George and Elsie Peters on January 24, 1923. She was the fourth born to the family of ten children.
On October 17, 1939, she married the love of her life Eugene Hiles. They had five children, Allen Hiles, Larry Hiles, Marlene (Robert) Cox, Dennis (Trish) Hiles, and Sharon Dorr. She worked at the Wisconsin Child Center in Sparta for years as a counselor. She loved going on the Black River, fishing and camping. She liked to sing and dance, listening to the sound of the Loon’s Call.
She is survived by her 5 children; six grandchildren, Troy, Jim, Kim, Bian, Trent, and Tanya, and 8 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Allen and Larry; grandson, Jim Hiles. She will be remembered as a mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, and all who knew her. As Edith did not want a visitation, none will be held. There will be a celebration of life for Edith at a later date.