Passed away at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster.
Bill was a employee of Anchor Hocking Distrubution Center, Lancaster. Member ot the United Steel Workers and New Lexington Eagles 2070. He was a devoted father and grandfather and he loved to fish.
He is survived by his children;
Kelly (Bob) Kunkler of Bremen,
Mandy (Brad) Huffman of Junction &
Bill Gottke, Jr., of New Lexington
His Mother; Margaret "Margie" Bayles of New Lexington.Grandmother; Mary Catherine "Cack" Hillis of New Lexington. Grandchildren; Bobby Kunkler, Jr., Kenedi Kunkler and Cami Huffman.
Brother; Harold Gottke of Paulding.
Sisters; Cathy (Dave) Parker of Corning, Joan(John) Bond of Deavertown, Susie(Steve) Boros of New Lexington, Carla(Fred) Monk of Pennsylvania and Rita(Evertt) Dodson of Corning.
An Uncle; Todd Gottke, Sr., of Crooksville. Aunt; Susie (John) Elekes of New Lexington,and many dear relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his Father; Marvin Gottke, and Dad; Robert "Bob" Bayles.
A celebration of Bill's life will be held from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, Saturday, December 5, 2009 at the funeral home with funeral services at 1:00 pm with Rev. Sanford Short officiating.
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