HUTCHINSON - Booth, William "Bill" Edward, 73, died Dec. 2, 2013, at Hospice House, Hutchinson. He was born Jan. 3, 1940, in Hope, Ark. to Clifton and Florine Neill Booth. He graduated from Covina, Calif. in 1956. He was in the United States Air Force. He worked as an Industrial Engineer for Klipsch Speaker in Hope, Ark. He moved to Hutchinson in 1999 from Hope, Ark. On June 17, 1978, he married Lynn Carole Galloway in Wichita, Kan. She survives. Other survivors include: sons, Larry Booth and wife Teresa, Wichita, Cliff Booth and wife, Tiffany, Santiago, Chile; daughter, Kathy Echart and husband, Carlos, Wichita; grandchildren, Andrew Echart, Alexandra Echart, Caleb Booth, Lauren Booth, Brenden Booth, Jordan Booth, Kaylee Booth, Caden Booth; brother, Clifton Booth and wife, Mary, Lavern, Calif. He was preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Sue Twitchell. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, at Elliott Mortuary Chapel with Pastor Larry Koehn presiding. Cremation will take place following the service. Military honors will be conducted by the United States Air Force Honor Guard. Friends may call noon to 9 p.m. and the family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, all at Elliott Mortuary. Memorial contributions may be made to
or National Jewish Hospital, Denver, CO all in care of Elliott Mortuary, 1219 N. Main, Hutchinson, KS 67501.
Elliott Mortuary - Hutchinson
1219 N. Main Hutchinson, KS 67501
Published in The Wichita Eagle on Dec. 5, 2013