|Birth: ||Jan. 6, 1930|
|Death: ||Jul. 18, 1983|
Osceola Sentinel Tribune, Osceola, Iowa
July 21, 1983, Page 14
Dies July 18
Willard "Bill" Ackerley 53, of Osceola, died at the Veteran's Hospital in Des Moines Monday July 18, 1983. Services will be held Friday July 22 from the Kale Funeral Home in Osceola with the Rev. Clifford Haider officiating at the 11 am rites. Interment will be in Maple Hill
Willard Ackerley was born January 6. 1930 in Grand River Iowa, son of Eugene Ackerley and Velda Liles Ackerley. He attended schools in Decatur and Clarke counties. He was married to Viola Fry. His second marriage was to Marilyn Cecil and five children were born to this union.
He was formerly employed by Wright's Tree Service. He was a veteran of the Korean War.
Survivors include a daughter Rochelle Ann Alexander of 29 Palms, California, daughter Robin Linn Rockwell of Mason City, daughter Raynelle Jean Ackerley of Clear Lake, daughter Rebecca Sue Ackerley of Mason City, Richard Allen Ackerley of Mason City, two half brothers, Garl McLaughlin of Iowa City and Michael Dean McLaughlin of Osceola and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, mother, father and two sisters.
Eugene W. Ackerley (1902 - 1938)
Velda J. Liles McLaughlin (1907 - 1973)
Gloria Jeane Ackerley (1927 - 1964)*
Willard Winfield Ackerley (1930 - 1983)
S/Sgt U.S. Marine Corps Korea
Maple Hill Cemetery
Plot: American Legion Section, Row 01, Headstone 08
Created by: Karen Brewer
Record added: Aug 19, 2010
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