Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

Obituaries

October 3, 2012

William B. Disney, 85

-- — William B. Disney, 85, Sunman, died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012, at his home.  

He was born Oct. 15, 1926, in Anco, Ky., to Robert and Minta (Dobson) Disney. On April 18, 1951, in Lawrenceburg, he married Mary Jo Wells, who survives.  

William enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1944 in Knott County, Ky.  After serving for 10 years in World War II, Korea, and the Philippines, he was employed at Fernald, Ross, Ohio, for 14 years and later as a Hill-Rom machinist for 20 years. The Kenneth Diver American Legion Post 337, Sunman, lifelong member was an avid gunman and belonged to NMLRA and NRA.  He was also a founding member of the Old Guy’s Golf Club. He enjoyed woodworking in his shop at home and could often be found cheering on the Kentucky Wildcats.

Also surviving are daughters Jennie Maune, St. Leon, Joan Butler, Cincinnati, Rhonda Hoskins, Farmer’s Retreat, Marcia Eckstein, Sunman, Denise Disney, Robin Braunagel and Dawn Disney, Milan; brother Paul Disney, Sunman; 25 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter.   

William was preceded in death by his parents, daughters Deborah Wilhelm and Jackie Disney, son John Disney and brothers Don and Damon Disney.  

Visitation is Saturday, Oct. 6, from 9 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service at Cook Funeral Home, Sunman. Burial will follow in Pilgrim Home Cemetery, Milan, with military rites performed by the American Legion post.  

Memorials may be directed to the Sunman Life Squad or Kenneth Diver American Legion Post 337.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Eva M. Combs, 96

    Eva M. Combs, 96, Milan, died Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    July 27, 2014

  • Kepler, Karl.jpg Karl E. Kepler, 86

    Karl E. Kepler, 86, Florence, Kentucky, formerly of Kenton County, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Florence Park Care Center there.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • John E. Borchelt, 84

    John E. Borchelt, 84, husband of Thelma L. (Thackery) Borchelt, Bally, Pennsylvania, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in Phoebe Richland Health Care Center.

    July 24, 2014

  • Delores J. (Everhart) Helton, 78

    Delores J. (Everhart) Helton, 78, Cheviot, Ohio, died Monday, July 21, 2014.

    July 23, 2014

  • Ouida Jaunice Howington, 84

    Ouida Jaunice Howington, 84, Anderson, died Monday, July 21, 2014.

    July 23, 2014

  • Mary Margaret Moore, 91

    Mary Margaret Moore, 91, Milan, died Sunday, July 20, 2014.

    July 23, 2014

  • James Lee Meyers, 69

    James Lee Meyers, 69, New Castle, formerly of Batesville, died Friday, July 18, 2014.

    July 21, 2014

  • Mary Margaret Moore, 91

    Mary Margaret Moore, 91, Milan, died Sunday, July 20, 2014.

    July 21, 2014

  • Joyce Ann Kramer, 78

    Joyce Ann Kramer, 78, Milan, died Sunday, July 20, 2014.

    July 21, 2014

  • Viola Mae Pickett, 102

    Viola Mae Pickett, 102, Holton, died Friday, July 18, 2014.

    July 19, 2014

Featured Ads
AP Video
Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow
Seasonal Content
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Facebook