William D. "Dean" Hillock, 68 of Sheridan died at 11:50 p.m. Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville.

He was born on April 29, 1949, in Lebanon, to William "Bill" Charles & Miriam Jane (Haughey) Hillock. On April 19, 1969, he married Vickey Lynn Nicholson and she survives.

He was a Machinist for 30 years at Delphi in Kokomo before retiring. He was also a member of U.A.W. Local 292 in Kokomo. He enjoyed woodworking in his shop at home. He was an avid NASCAR fan, enjoyed antique tractors, and driving his golf cart around town. He also loved and attended several auctions.

Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Vickey; a son, William Brett Hillock and Marcia Montgomery, Lebanon; a daughter, Megan L. Burtron and husband Bradley Thomas Burtron, Kempton; two sisters, Dian McKinley and husband Leroy, Carmel, Doreen Hillock, Sheridan; six grandchildren, Grace Hillock, Morgan Hillock, Josie Hillock, Miriam Hillock, Aliyah Culley, and Dylan Hylton-Hillock; and great-granddaughter, Charlotte Lynn Myers.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Dale Hillock and a granddaughter, Avery Reese Burtron.

A funeral service is scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at the Boxley Methodist Church, 26121 Six Points Road, Boxley with Pastor Mike Bullick presiding. Visitation is scheduled for 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at the church. Burial will follow in Crown View Cemetery, Sheridan.

Young-Nichols Funeral Home, Tipton, is in charge of the arrangements.

Memorial donations may be made to the National Stroke Association, 9707 East Easter Lane, Suite B, Centennial, CO., 80112.