Sean Patrick Gill

September 11, 1966 ~ January 1, 2021 (age 54)


Sean Patrick Gill, 54, of Highland, Indiana passed away on January 1, 2021 after a long battle with cancer. Sean was born on September 11, 1966 to Harry Gill and Patricia (Kwasny) Gill. He was raised in Munster, Indiana.

Sean graduated from St. Thomas More School in 1980 and Munster High School in 1984. He attended Purdue University Calumet's School of Mechanical Engineering and later graduated from the Academy of Art in Chicago where he earned a degree in Graphic Design & Illustration in 1996. Sean was then a loyal employee of Fehring Printers for 20 years.

Sean was a talented artist and a self-taught musician. He was an award-winning grill master and loved to cook.
Sean was a gentle giant with an infectious laugh who loved spending time with his family and friends. He was loved by all who knew him.

He is survived by his son Harrison, mother Patricia Gill, brother Greg Gill, sister Tricia (Rick) Warren and their children Jack, Lily & Evelyn, former wife & caregiver Melissa Gill, and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father Harry and his beloved grandmothers Irene Kwasny and Irene Poulakis.

Funeral services are delayed due to the COVID-19 crisis and will be held at a future date. Condolences can be sent to Hillside Funeral Home. 

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