The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

January 22, 2013

William L. Singleton


Star Beacon

GENEVA — William L. Singleton, age 89, of Geneva, formerly of Chardon, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at UH-Geneva Medical Center.

He was born March 30, 1923, in Gassaway, W.Va., and was the husband of the late Mildred M. (nee: Nappo) Singleton. 

He is survived by his children, Donna Lynch of Monrovia, Ca., Sharon DiBetta of Geneva, Shirley (Mark) Baker of St. Croix, Ernie Singleton of Geneva, Marie (James) Arthur of Madison and Carrie (Dusty) Parker of Painesville; 18 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren. He also leaves his brother, James (Louise) Singleton of Ca.; and sisters, Lue Mullins of Tiro, Ohio and Clara Carmichael of West Virginia.

Mr. Singleton proudly served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He loved to work in his vegetable garden. He was a member of the VFW Post #6519 and Aerie Eagles #2261, both of Chardon.

Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 25th, at BURR FUNERAL HOME, 116 South St. (on Rt. 44, 500’ south of Rt. 6/Chardon Square), Chardon.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, at the Funeral Home.

Obituary and condolences at www.burrservice.com and starbeacon.com.