Amy Hillenburg is retired after working 22 years for the Mooresville-Decatur Times and Reporter-Times in Martinsville as a news reporter, news editor and columnist. She has won awards for her writing from the Hoosier State Press Association and was chosen as the Networking Business Woman of the Year by the NBW organization in Mooresville. She has also written poetry and has published two children’s books.
Amy has been married 44 years to Jerry Hillenburg (shown in the photo), a former trim carpenter and cabinet specialist. They have two sons, Chris and Clay Hillenburg, and one granddaughter, Naomi Hillenburg. She and Jerry attend Grace Missionary Church in Mooresville. Her hobbies include traveling, reading, writing, gardening, biking, walking and gatherings with friends. Jerry is a 14-year survivor of Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia.
After my husband of 43 years, Jerry Hillenburg, was cleared of his acute leukemia in 2004, I knew I had to write about our experience. The God we serve is a capable one and powerful; all our needs, financial, medical, family issues, jobs, insurance and relationships were met and strengthened.