ANDOVER — William S. "Bill" Shoenberger, age 66, of Andover, Ohio, died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at St. Joseph Health Center in Warren, Ohio.
He was born Oct. 27, 1946, in Greenville, Pa., a son of Harry and Catherine P. (Garrison) Shoenberger. A resident of Andover for the past 15 years, Bill was formerly of Denmark Township, Ohio. He was a Veteran of the Vietnam War, having served in the U.S. Navy.
Bill was employed as a construction laborer for Local Union #245 & #310. He enjoyed many outdoor activities like hunting, fishing, trapping, and riding his four wheeler and motorcycle.
He is survived by his wife, Joan M. (Childs) Shoenberger, whom he married March 5, 1966, of Andover; his three sons, Scott L. Shoenberger of Andover, Shawn E. Shoenberger of Jefferson, Ohio and Billy Jo Shoenberger of Andover; his seven grandchildren, Ashley, Summer, Carson, Bentley, Savannah, Emilee and Shawna; his two great-grandchildren, Braxton and Shazia; his sister, Nancy Brainard of Conneaut, Ohio; and his brother, Charles (Sheryl) Shoenberger of Dorset, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his grandson, Hunter Shoenberger; and his brother-in-law, Daniel Brainard.
A Funeral Service will be held 8 p.m., Tuesday, April 16th, at Cherry Valley Church of the Nazarene, 3410 St. Rt. 6, Andover, Ohio, with the Rev. Richard Meier officiating. Cremation will follow services.
Calling Hours will be from 5 p.m. until time of Service, Tuesday, at the Church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family. BAUMGARDNER FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICE, 134 Prospect St., Andover, handled arrangements.
Obituary and condolences at www.baumgardnerfuneralhome.com and starbeacon.com.