The Shelbyville News
Tuesday, August 31, 2010
U.S. Navy veteran, attaining the rank of petty officer second class.
William L. “Bill” Ancil, 76, Shelbyville, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, Indianapolis.|
Born Jan. 22, 1934, Kokomo, to Lewis and Muriel (Farrell) Ancil.
Married Judith Nay on May 19, 1957, she survives.
Other survivors include his son, Kevin B. Ancil of Kokomo; daughter,
Michelle Ancil of Noblesville; several nieces and nephews; several great-nieces and great-nephews; and several great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.
Preceded in death by his parents; son, Bradley William Ancil,
brothers, Robert Eugene Ancil, Charles Ancil; and sister, Patricia
Lived in this area since 1976.
Professional engineer working for Wellman Thermal Systems for 20 years, retiring in 1996.
Graduated from Kokomo High School in 1952 and from Purdue University in 1963, with a mechanical engineering degree.
Member of First United Methodist Church, where he was the chairperson of the board of trustees; American Legion Post No. 70; Purdue Alumni Association; Shelby County Genealogical Society; and was the secretary of GE/Wellman Reunion Committee.
Avid genealogist, loyal Purdue Boilermaker fan and enjoyed traveling.
Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road.
Funeral services at First United Methodist Church, 34 W. Washington St., Rev. Robert Land officiating.
Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery in Kokomo.
Contributions, may be made to First United Methodist Church Capital Fund
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
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