Family members of Bernie Hillermann accepted The 2017 Western Legend Award in his honor at the Western Trade show’s Wednesday evening reception on January 18, 2017 in Kansas City.
Bernie served as President of the Missouri Landscape & Nursery Association and Western Nursery & Landscape Association. On the state, regional and national levels Hillermann Nursery has been recognized as a premier garden center and nursery thanks to Bernie’s vision and hard work.
Bernie was committed to his family, his business, employees, his church, the USA, the city of Washington, Missouri and the green industry. All are better because of the impact Bernie had on each.
Bernie Hillermann passed away on July 8, 2016. He was 84. He is missed by many.