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Memorial Service Tuesday for William A. Naylor, 91

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William A. Naylor, 91, died on April 8, 2018 in Valparaiso, IN.

He was born in 1927 in Hartford City, IN, to Arthur and Effie (Lownsberry) Naylor, who preceded him in death.

Bill was married in December 1949 to Alice DeWeese, who survives him.

He is also survived by their children: Claire (Lawrence) Williams of Chesterton, IN; Sue Segally of Valparaiso, IN; and Julie (Billy) Naylor-Nolas of Tallahassee, FL.; grandchildren Tim, Brooke, Sophia and Melina; great-granddaughter Rowan.

Bill was an Army Veteran from World War II, and afterward graduated with a Masterís Degree from Ball State Teachers College, and taught in two different school systems in Indiana before his retirement.

He was a member of the Valparaiso United Methodist Church, Rotary International, the American Legion, and the Indiana State Teachers Association. He enjoyed photography and playing pinochle and euchre.

A memorial service with lunch to follow will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 17, at the Valparaiso United Methodist Church, at 103 Franklin St., Valparaiso, IN.

Memorial donations may be made to the Methodist Childrenís Home.



Posted 4/13/2018





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