Oliver Hilburn , 74, of Salisbury, passed away Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Genesis Healthcare in Salisbury, NC.
He was born June 6, 1943 in Richmond, VA to the late Oliver and Sally DeMauro Hilburn. Oliver worked as a Longshoreman for the New York Shipping Association for over thirty years before retiring. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, motorcycles and being outdoors.
Oliver is survived by his wife of over 52 years, Concetta Hilburn, whom he married August 29, 1965; two sons, Rocco Hilburn and wife Adrienne of Faith, Peter Hilburn and wife Jacinda of Scranton, PA; four daughters, Sally Hilburn of Wilkesbarre, PA, Rose Annette Hilburn of Scranton, PA, Concetta Rothe of Canadensis, PA, and Jeanette Hilburn and partner Larry Stross of Stroudsburg, PA; six grandsons, Rocco, Andrew, Oliver, Jaylen, Christopher, and Peter; five granddaughters, Kristine, Olivia, Valentina, Maria, and Georgianna; five great-granddaughters, Annabella, Mya, Kali, Gianna, and Adalyn; and three great-grandsons, Jesse, Anthony, and Jackson.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the Hilburn family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
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