Wednesday, May 19, 2010 -
Former Springfield Twp. Police Chief and Superintendent of the Delaware County Prison, George W. Hill passed away on May 19th, 2010 at Sprigfield Hospital. Mr. Hill served as police chief for the Township of Springfield from 1975-1988, and served the people of Springfield from 1955-1988. Mr. Hill was elected Delaware County Sheriff until 1992, when he was named warden of the Prison. Mr. Hill was named superintendent of the prison in 1995. Mr. Hill retired in 2008. Mr. Hill is survived by his daughter, Diane M. Price, son, Thomas M. Matys, sister, Helen Hill Jensen, brother, Sam Hill, four grandchildren, one great-grandchild. He was the widower of Wanda H. Kacprzyk Hill who died in 2008. The Ridley Park Police Department wished to extend its condolences to the Hill family.