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Billy Conner

May 30, 1927 October 12, 2021
Billy Conner
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Obituary for Billy Conner

Billy Bob Conner 94 years old, passed away October 12th, 2021 at his home in Oxford. He was the loving husband of Shirley Conner for 72 wonderful years.

Bill was born in Clarkston, Michigan on May 30th, 1927 to Carlet and Mamie Conner. When Bill was around the age of three his parents moved the family to Sophia, West Virginia where Bill attended school. Fifteen years later the family moved back to Michigan.

Bill served in the U.S. Navy during World War ll, after the war was over, he was discharged and then he was drafted during the Korean War and served two years in the U.S. Army. Bill was employed at G.M. for 36 1⁄2 years, as a Assembly Line Foreman. After retirement Bill and Shirley spent many years visiting many places in the U.S. and traveling throughout the world. Bill loved fishing, hunting and really enjoyed working in his garden, and also helping Shirley with her antique business.

Bill is survived by his wife Shirley and daughters Linda (Warren) Klope and Ginger (David) Hinman, and granddaughter Tania (Greg) Rogers. Bill was a kind, caring and loving husband and brother, as well as an amazing father and grandfather. Bill is also survived by his two sisters Norma Galloway and Wanda (Tom) Knauf, brother Lowell (Sylvia) Conner, and many nephews, nieces and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father and mother Carlet and Mamie Conner, brother Jack Conner, sisters-in-law Mary Conner and Myrna Conner, sister Phyllis Fonda, brothers-in-law Jim Johnson, Ray Fonda and Jim Galloway and nephews Kirby Conner and Rodney Galloway.

Visitation will take place at Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors, 39 W. Burdick, Oxford on Sunday, October 17, 2021 from 1-8 PM. The funeral service will be held at the Oxford United Methodist Church, 21 E. Burdick, Oxford on Monday, October 18, 2021 at 11 AM with visitation beginning at the church at 10 AM. At the request of the Conner family masks are required.

Memorials may be made to the Oxford/Orion FISH Food Pantry, 1060 S Lapeer Rd, Oxford, MI 48371.

Previous Events

Visitation

Sunday

17

Oct

1:00 PM 10/17/2021 1:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/17/2021 8:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Oxford

39 W. Burdick
Oxford, MI 48371

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Oxford
39 W. Burdick Oxford 48371 MI
United States

Visitation

Monday

18

Oct

10:00 AM 10/18/2021 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 10/18/2021 11:00:00 AM
Oxford United Methodist Church

21 E Burdick St
Oxford, MI 48371

Oxford United Methodist Church
21 E Burdick St Oxford 48371 MI
United States

Funeral Service

Monday

18

Oct

11:00 AM 10/18/2021 11:00:00 AM
Oxford United Methodist Church

21 E Burdick St
Oxford, MI 48371

Oxford United Methodist Church
21 E Burdick St Oxford 48371 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

Oxford/Orion FISH Food Pantry

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