Obituary for William "Bill" Frederick Long Sr.

William "Bill" Frederick Long Sr.

William "Bill" Frederick Long Sr., 87, of Warsaw, Indiana, died on 3/1/2009 at 1:39 pm at his residence. He was born on March 1, 1922 in Warsaw, Indiana.

Bill was born to Carl Frederick and Olive Long. He was a lifetime resident of Warsaw. He married Carol Sue Shambarger on April 20, 1946 in Warsaw. She preceded Bill in death on February 13, 2001.
Bill had worked for Gatke, Winona Lake; Yeager and Ganshorn John Deere Dealership; Co -Owner of Cozy Cottage Restaurant and worked for Kosciusko County Highway Department.
He attended Gospel Hill Pentecostal Church in Silver Lake, Indiana and he loved wildlife.
Bill is survived by
1 Daughter; Connie Sue Fannin, Warsaw, Indiana
2 Sons; Allen Lee Long, South Carolina
Bill (and spouse Vicky) Long Jr., Warsaw, Indiana
3 Granddaughters; Rhonda Cole, Kim Long-Blevins and Kara Lemler, all of Warsaw
3 Grandsons; James Fleming and Benny Long, Warsaw, both from Warsaw, Indiana
William Long, Rolling Brook, Illinois
4 Great Grandaughters; Danielle Smith, Hope Blevins, Raven Lemler and Isabella Lemler, all of Warsaw, Indiana
3 Great Grandsons; Benjamin Long, Dylan Long and Zane Blevins, all of Warsaw, Indiana
1 Brother; Russell (and spouse Esther Mae) Long, Gas City, Indiana
He is also preceded in death by his Parents, 1 Brother, John Long and 2 Sisters, Mary Lou Engle and Shirley Meyers.

Services will be held at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, Indiana on Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 1:00 pm with Pastor Gale Janofski officiating.. Calling hours will be 11:00 – 1:00 pm at the funeral chapel on Thursday, March 5, 2009. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw, Indiana.

McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, Indiana is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Scleroderma Foundation,300 Rosewood Drive, Suite 105, Danvers, MA 01923

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