Steinhoff William C. Steinhoff Sr., age 75, lately of Hilliard, OH. Sunrise August 12, 1938 and Sunset May 9, 2014. Bill was a member of St. Christopher's Catholic Church where he served as the President of Parish Council and sang in choir. Bill's life was filled with enjoying his family and grandchildren as well as service to the community and church. He had also been a very active member of St. John Neumann's Church in Sunbury as well as several Delaware area organizations, including the Council for Older Adults and Chair of Drug-Free Delaware. Prior to moving to Ohio, Bill was an active member of St. Joseph's Church and the Lion's Club in Woodlawn, VA. Bill was a 1956 Graduate of Oyster Bay High School in New York. He received both a Bachelor's degree and Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Kentucky. He retired as a Bureau Chief from the Division of Parole of New York. Preceeded in death by wife Sharon A. of 46 years, parents William H. and Blanche, sister-in-law Elizabeth Farrell, and brother-in-law Henry Farrell. Survived by his recent loving wife, Rozanne L. Steinhoff; brother, George H. Steinhoff; sons, William C. Steinhoff Jr. (Sharon), Christopher B. Steinhoff and Eric H. Steinhoff (Amy); daughter, Geraldine Cotter; step sons, Timothy Landers (Peggy) and Jason Landers (Kelly); step daughter, Cynthia Landers (Cara); grandchildren, Kayla, Erica, Brooke, Will, Samuel, Cassie, Nicholas, Mattie, Joey, Brian, Caroline and Timmy; sisters-in-law, Linda Britton (Jim) and Darleen Taylor (Mike); nephews, Bill (Amy), Christian, Keith, Phillip (Kate) and Andrew. Friends may call Thursday, May 15 from 2-5 p.m. at the DeVORE-SNYDER FUNERAL HOME, 637 N. St. Rt. 61 at SR 3, Sunbury, OH. A memorial mass to celebrate Bill's life will be held at St. Christopher's Church, 1420 Grandview Avenue, Columbus, OH 43212 on Thursday, May 15 at 6:30 p.m. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to support cancer research at the James.
Devore-Snyder Funeral Home
637 State Route 61 Sunbury, OH 43074
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on May 13, 2014