Christopher C. Hilliard, 30, of Moravia, passed away July 22, 2017, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Born in Auburn, he was the son of Charles and Susan Walters Hilliard. Chris graduated from Southern Cayuga High School and was a Marine veteran. Chris was employed as a corrections officer at Auburn Correctional Facility. He was a great athlete and coach who loved soccer. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hiking.
He is survived by his beloved wife of eight years, Michelle Solis Hilliard; his parents, Charles and Susan Hilliard; his adoring daughters, Kylie, Alana, and Gisella; a sister, Heidi Hilliard; two sisters-in-law, Kenia Baez-Peterson and Stephanie Solis, and by several nieces and nephews and many friends.
He was predeceased by his maternal and paternal grandparents.
Calling hours will be from noon to 4 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 25, at Langham Funeral Home, LLC. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in St. Alphonsus Church, followed by burial with military honors in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.
The omission of flowers is requested by the family and those wishing may make contributions in his memory payable to Kenia Baez-Peterson, 26 Holley St., Auburn, NY 13021 to assist with future family expenses.