Farming Rural 21

William Robert (Bolton) Bolton

June 19, 1953 ~ September 21, 2019 (age 66)


William “Bill” Bolton, Jr., age 66, of Fredericktown died Saturday Sept. 21, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born June 19, 1953, in Sunbury to the late William and Frances (Shimp) Bolton, Sr.

Bill had worked as a Senior Slitter Operator in the plastic supply industry for 27 years. He enjoyed fishing, wood working and tinkering with tractors. Bill was first and foremost a “family man”, always putting his family first above all else.

On June 13, 1987, Bill married Beverly Bolton, and she preceded him in death.

Bill is survived by his children; Sabrina (Bob) Wyeth of Mt. Gilead, Anthony (Chris Morgan) Bolton of Fredericktown, and Stewart Persinger of Marengo; numerous grandchildren; siblings; Barb (Bill) Grubaugh and Joe (Kathy) Bolton both of Fredericktown, John (Cathy) Bolton of Mt. Gilead, Shirley (Dave) Hollar of Evansville, IN., Betty Walls of N.C., and Mary (Kenneth) Rickett of FL.; brother-in-law, Lewis Swint of Fredericktown.

In addition to his parents and wife, Bill was preceded in death by his sister, Joyce Swint.

Friends may call on Saturday Sept. 28, 2019 from 5:00 until 7:00 PM at the Gompf Funeral Home, 440 Center Street in Cardington.

Memorial contributions in Bill’s memory may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN. 38105.

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Public Viewing
September 28, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Gompf Funeral Service
440 Center St.
Cardington, OH

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