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Richard William "Bill" Propst
Birth: Jan. 30, 1936
Canyon
Monongalia County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 27, 1975
Morgantown
Monongalia County
West Virginia, USA

Richard W. Propst, 39, of Morgantown, died unexpectedly Saturday Sept 27 at the Chestnutridge Camp Dining hall while attending his oldest daughters wedding reception. He was pronounced dead on arrival at West Virginia University Hospital due to a massive heart attack. He was born Jan 30, 1936 in Monongalia County, the eighth child of the late Earl and Alice Buchanan-Propst. He was president and co-owner of Quality Bit Corp in Morgantown. He was a member of the Morgantown Moose Lodge.
Survivors include His former wife Sonja Geiss-Propst,three children, Marlene Propst-Duda of Morgantown and Stefanie and Nancie Propst both at home. He leaves one brother Art and six sisters Lois Weaver- Josephine Tanton-Deloris Clark-Betty Nabors-Alice Burrow-Jean Nakjavani. Bill was a veteran of the Korean Conflict and was preceded in death by one brother Earl Joseph Propst in 1944 who was killed in World War II.
Pallbearers will be the employees of the Quality Bit Inc.. The honorary pallbearers will be Harry Meighn, Mark Sansone, Carl Dawson, John Sabb, Don Amos, Delmar Hunter and Bob Simons. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Earl Henry Propst (1895 - 1971)
  Alice Jean Buchanan Propst (1900 - 1968)
 
 Siblings:
  Lois May Propst Weaver-Lewis (1917 - 2011)*
  Arthur L Propst (1918 - 1999)*
  Josephine Louise Propst Tanton (1921 - 1992)*
  Earl Joseph Propst (1923 - 1944)*
  Deloris Mildred Propst Clark (1925 - 2015)*
  Betty Ann Propst Nabors (1930 - 2013)*
  Alice Virginia Propst Burrow (1932 - 1997)*
  Richard William Propst (1936 - 1975)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In Loving Memory (In German) Carved Boat picture
 
Note: (PATERNAL) GRANDMOTHER-Sarah Burge Propst-12486609-GRANDFATHER-Charles Henry Propst-73675825
 
Burial:
Mount Union Cemetery
Morgantown
Monongalia County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Stefanie Propst
Record added: Sep 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76237489
Richard William Bill Propst
Added by: Stefanie Propst
 
Richard William Bill Propst
Added by: Stefanie Propst
 
Richard William Bill Propst
Added by: Stefanie Propst
 
 
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Thank you for your service.
- David Thomas
 Added: Nov. 17, 2014
Miss you Dad
- Nancie Propst
 Added: Apr. 11, 2012
 
This page is sponsored by: Stefanie Propst

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