ODESSA — Jack Lee Hildebrand, 68, of
Odessa passed away Friday, April 16, 2004, in Medical Center Hospital.
Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Sunset Memorial
Gardens with the Rev. Charles Tapley officiating. Jack was born March
12, 1936 in Des Moines Iowa to Glenn W. and Leota Hildebrand.
Jack served his country in the U.S. Navy. He was a Jack-of-all-trades by
choice but did mainly plumbing and offset printing. Jack never met a
stranger and he had the Gift of Gabb! His lifetime hobbies were roller
skating, dancing, golfing, bowling, traveling, telling jokes and pulling
pranks on family and friends. He loved to communicate with family and
friends by way of his computer named “JSlowpoke67” 10-4.
He was always there to lend a hand. He will be greatly missed by family
and friends. Jack was a member of VFW Post 4372, Odessa, Texas; ABATE of
Iowa, American Bowling Congress, and Our Own Van Club of Des Moines,
He is survived by his sons, Glenn Hildebrand and Dana of Midland, Troy
Hildebrand of Omaha, Neb., David Hildebrand of Denver, Colo., and
Jonathan Hildebrand and Debby of Des Moines, Iowa; his daughter, Robbin
Hall and husband, Mike, of Ward, Ark.; sisters, Beverly Basinger and
husband, Ron, of Sandy, Utah, and Letha Faler and husband, Everett, of
Adel, Iowa; one brother, Glenn W. Hildebrand of Salt Lake City, Utah;
nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews
and good friends.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 40 years, Harriett M.
Hildebrand; his father and mother; one grandson, Jason Frost; and one
nephew, Tommy Basinger.
Pallbearers were Glenn Hildebrand, Scotty Hildebrand, David Hildebrand,
Jaybo Hildebrand and Ronnie Donahue Jr.
Services entrusted to Sunset Memorial Funeral Home.