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CAYUGA, Ind. - Bill D. Walters, 88, of Cayuga, passed away at 6:05 p.m. CST Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, at North Logan Health Care Center in Danville.
He was born Oct. 20, 1929, in Cayuga, the son of the late James Elwood and Carrie E. (Hold) Walters.
Survivors include his four daughters, Ellen (Brian) Knight of Ladoga, Ind., Paula (Bob) Shepherd of Danville, Julie Kingrey of Cayuga and Leslie Bailey of Oakwood; six grandchildren, Shelley, Heidi, Robert, Christy, Jacob and Shelby; four great-grandchildren, Aidin, Kaitlin, Walter and Brenden; three sisters, Pauline Anweiler of Carmel, Ind., Joan Houston of Inkom, Idaho and Jean Switzer of Cayuga; one brother, James (Lavern) Walters of Anderson, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews.
Bill was preceded in death by his grandson, Andrew; three sisters, Lucille Barker, June Holden and Muriel Hammand; and one brother, Floyd Walters.
Bill retired from Olin/Flexel in Covington, Ind., and formerly worked at Jenkins Concrete in Cayuga. He was a 1947 graduate of Cayuga High School. Bill enjoyed farming, college basketball, visiting and also helping his family and friends. He was a great dad and will be deeply missed.
Funeral services: 1 p.m. EST Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, at DeVerter Funeral Home in Cayuga; Officiating: Craig Belser. Burial: Eugene Cemetery in Eugene, Ind. Visitation: 11 a.m. EST Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, until time of services at the funeral home. Family request contributions to the Riley Hospital For Children, 702 Barnhill Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46202. Condolences: www.deverterfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 23, 2018
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