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Michele Margaret Brouilette Hill of Brentwood passed away on July 13, after over two years of a courageous battle with breast cancer.

Michele was born on July 11, 1942, on Chicago’s south side. Prior to entering high school, she and her parents moved to Sterling, Illinois. Michele graduated from Newman Central Catholic High School in 1960.

 Michele is survived by her husband, Stephen, with whom she shared nearly 55 years of wonderful marriage. They first met in their hometown during the summer of 1962. She is also survived by her children: Stephen and his two children, Emily and Gavin; son, Christian, his wife, Sally, and their three children, Jack, Sophie and Nate; and daughter, Megan, her husband, Matt, and their three children, Mathew, Phoebe and Ethan. She was predeceased by her mother, father and three brothers.

A memorial service will be held at St. Matthews Church in Walnut Creek, date and time pending. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Hospice of the East Bay in Pleasanton.