In Loving Memory of Achim G. Hila

February 01, 1935
Sibiu, Romania
March 07, 2018
Bridgeport, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Spear-Miller Funeral Home, Sunday 3-6 PM

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

March 11, 2018


Spear-Miller Funeral Home

Funeral Liturgy

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

Monday, March 12, 2018 11:00 AM


Lawncroft Cemetery

1740 Black Rock Turnpike,
CT 06825

March 12, 2018

Family Gathering


Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

P.O. Box 5014,
MD 21741-5014

Achim G. Hila

Achim G. Hila, age 83, of Bridgeport, beloved husband of 58 years of Flora Hila, passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Born in Sibiu, Romania one of 11 children of the late Gherasim and Paraschiva Hila, he came to Bridgeport in 1996 and retired from the Villa Avenue Stop & Shop. Mr. Hila was a devoted and dedicated husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He loved spending time with his family and always looked forward to driving his granddaughter to school daily. He enjoyed painting horses, spending time in his garden and fishing. In addition to his devoted wife Flora, he will be sadly missed by his two beloved children, Radu Hila and his companion Mariana Grozav of Fairfield and Atena Ancuta and her fiancé Donald Utz of Fairfield; a loving granddaughter, Joanna and her husband Robert Boback of Fairfield; two cherished great-grandchildren, Ethan and Olivia Boback; a sister Paraschiva Vintila of Sibiu, Romania; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by nine brothers and sisters. A funeral liturgy will be held Monday, March 12, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. Interment will follow in Lawncroft Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday from 3-6 p.m. in the funeral home. If desired memorial contributions may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, P.O. Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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  1. We were saddened to hear that Chimu passed away. He was a wonderful personality and a great character.
    Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs.

  2. We are so sorry for such a great loss! Sending our love and thoughts to the family. Achim will be missed – especially his wonderful smile! Love to all

  3. I am so sorry to hear about Achim. I send my deep condolences to all of you. He was such a warm & loving man, always with a smile. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. xo

  4. I am so sad to find that Nanu, my godfather, passed away. I will always remember him as a wonderful person, very kindly, positive, loving the kids and offering me the greatest gifts when I was kid. Sad to not met him during the last years…He will always be in my heart.