Jess Thompson Hiller died peacefully on April 20. He was 95.

A longtime resident of Edgartown, he was active in many Vineyard charitable organizations.

Born on March 14, 1924 in Ridgewood, N.J., Tom was a World War II Army Air Corps veteran.

He was predeceased by his wife Betty. He is survived by his children, J.T. Hiller, Douglas W. Hiller, Richard B. Hiller, Geoffrey B. Hiller and Beth Ann Hiller, and 11 grandchildren.

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