Dr. Thomas Lee Hildebrand
Bridgewater- Dr. Thomas Lee Hildebrand, 79, died peacefully at his home on December 2, 2021 surrounded by his family.
Born September 15 1942 in St. Albans, WV to James and Marjorie (Carper) Hildebrand, their only child. Tom was born and raised in Saint Albans and attended WVU in Morgantown, WV. He received his MD from WVU School of Medicine thereafter. He served his country as a medic in the Vietnam War in 1969-1971. He finished his residency in Akron, Ohio and began his professional life in 1972, the same year he met his wife.
Tom lived and raised his family in Bridgewater NJ. He worked as an ER doctor at St. Peter's Medical Center in New Brunswick NJ.
In addition to his family, Tom loved playing golf, poker, bowling, history and of course, his beloved home state of West Virginia. It was through these things that he bonded the most with his friends and family. Tom was well loved. He will be truly missed and his memory will be cherished by his family and friends.
Tom is survived by his wife Ruth, his son Joshua and wife Christina, son Nate and son Luke, daughter Abigail Lore and her husband Robert and their children Ella and Christopher.
A celebration of his life will take place 11AM on Saturday, December 11th, 2021 at the Millington Baptist Church, 520 King George Road, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation.