BRADFORD - Billie "Bill" Peiffer, age 77, of Bradford, passed away Aug. 22, 2013, at the Upper Valley Medical Center.
Bill was born in Darke County on Aug. 17, 1936, to the (late) Harry and Mae (Miller) Peiffer; a graduate of Bradford High School, Class of 1954; a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Vietnam War; retired from Bradford Schools as transportation supervisor with 37 years of service; had previously worked for 17 years at other state jobs; a member of AMVETS Post #66, Covington; member of Covington Eagles Aerie #3998; American Legion, Greenville, Bradford Historical Society; member of the Bradford Railroad Museum; a member of Bradford Lions Club; a member of Darke County Farm Bureau; and attended Greenville Creek Christian Church.
Preceded in death by his parents.
Bill is survived by his wife of 51 years, Betty J. (Grow) Peiffer; daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Larry Bill of Bradford; son, Larry Peiffer and fiancée, Mellissa Box of Versailles; grandson, Ryan and wife Amanda Peiffer of Versailles; and great-granddaughter, Logan Peiffer.
Private service at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County or the
. Condolences may be left for the family at www.stockerfraley.com. Bill's family would like to thank the doctors, nurses, and staff of Upper Valley Medical Center for Bill's care during his stay.