Hilton Alexander Lake Sr. Dies in Texas

Hilton Alexander Lake Sr.

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Hilton Alexander Lake Sr. died at the age of 87 on Saturday, Sept. 16, in Houston, Texas.

Hilton A. Lake Sr. is preceded in death by his mother, Mildred Lake; father, David Lake; sisters: Kadiana Lake, Winifred Lake, Beatrice Lake and Evelyn Lake; and niece, Sylvia Penn.

Hilton is survived by his wife of 57 years, Annetta Steven-Lake;

Sons: John Lake, David Lake, Dean Lake, Hilton A. Lake, Jr., Jason Lake;

Daughter:  Alva Lake-Ambo;

Grandchildren: Asante’ Ambo, Ahsani Ambo, Ahsan Ambo, Jason Lake Jr., Haden Lake, Nicaila Lake, Eurese Lake, Hilton Lake III, Erick Godbee, Jahniel Lake, Jahnies Lake, Deanna Lake, Patrick Lake;

Great-grandchidren: Erick Godbee Jr., Nia-Love Godbee; daughters-in-law, Suzanne Samuel-Lake, Robin Lake; brothers, Alfred Lake, George Lake; nephews, Lauchland Charles, Kirk Lake, Elvin Lake, David Lake, George Lake, Jr., Lloyd Browne, Curtis Brown;

Nieces: Penrose Gardiner, Marian Scotland, Jolene Brooks, Cecilia Browne, Lorraine Lake, Arlene Lake;

Great-nephews:  Glenn Martin, Troy Francis, Jason Penn, Jody Penn, Christopher Lake, George Lake III;

Great-nieces: Tracy Francis, Joy Penn, Paulette Lake, Sherisse Lake, Elka Tittle, Cassandra Andrew, Soshena Joseph, Devianne Ambrose;

Cousins: Ruthlyn Simon, Sylvanie Simon-Rhymer, Jennifer Simon, Brenda Simon-Smith, Bruce Rhymer and Brandon Rhymer, Velma Fredricks-Rhymer and family, Marcey Vaughn and family, Arthur Simon and family, Everton Bridges, Shenique Bridges, Lauren Bridges, Claudette Thomas, Genevieve Donovan, Sheila Lal, Myra Lake-Hughes, Ruthlyn and; Special friends, Wendell Walker, Albert Maynard, Rev. Dr. Charles Peters.

He is survived by many family and friends too numerous to mention.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the first viewing from 4-6 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 15, at Celestial Chapel of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals. The second viewing will be held at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 16, at Memorial Moravian Church. Interment will be at Memorial Moravian Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements are under the care of Dan Hurley Home for Funerals and Cremation Centers of St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix. For online condolences please visit our website at www.hurleydavisfuneralhome.com