William Lee (Bill) Kidder

February 13, 1933 ~ May 14, 2020 (age 87)


William Lee (Bill) Kidder

February 13, 1933 – May 14, 2020


ELKHART- William Lee (Bill) Kidder 87, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020 at his home. 

He was born on February 13, 1933 to John and Adah (Newcomer) Kidder.

Bill is survived by his daughter; Deborah Kidder (Arthur) Meehan, two sons; John (Jack) (Karen) Kidder, and William (Doug) Kidder.  Also surviving are 7 grandchildren, and 9 great grandchildren.

He was preceeded in death by his parents, wife; Jane F. Kidder.  Also 1 daughter; Kathy Kidder Ballge, 2 brothers; Thomas & John (Jack) Kidder, 1 sister Mary Wall. 

Bill retired from Harold Ziegler Ford after a lifetime of service as a mechanic.  He was an Air Force Veteran of the Korean War, a lifetime member of Bethel United Methodist Church.  A 40- year member of A.A. and speaker for AA at Serenity Hall.

Public visitation will be Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 1 hour prior to the 5:00 p.m. private funeral service at Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home.  Reverend Keith McFarren will be officiating.

The family request no flowers and memorial contributions may be made to Serenity Hall.   

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May 20, 2020

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Walley - Mills

Private Service

Walley - Mills

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