LORAIN - Estel "Bill" Shull, 65, of Lorain, passed away on Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Lorain after a sudden illness.
Mr. Shull was born in Nellis, W.Va. on May 1, 1948, the son of the late Preston and Bessie Marie (nee Phillips) Shull. He was a member of the Seth High School Class of 1966.
He worked as an inspector at Ford Motor in Lorain for 32 years; retiring in August of 1997. Currently, he worked as a pharmacy technician with Phar-med in Westlake. He also had worked for the former Lorain Area Ambulance.
Mr. Shull loved spending time with his family and enjoyed playing cards.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Linda P. (nee Hardwick) Shull, daughter Amy K. Shull of Lorain, sons Brian W. Shull also of Lorain, Gary V. (Jen) Shull of Elyria, a granddaughter Kylie Shull, sister Phyllis (Bill) Carver of Roswell, GA, brothers Victor M. (Linda) Shull of Marysville, W.Va., and Terry (Annie) Shull of Pompano Beach, Fla.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers Wesley Shull, Preston Shull, Jr., Vernon Shull, and Ballard Shull.
Friends may call on Sunday, February 9, 2014 from 4-8 p.m. in the Schwartz, Spence, Boyer & Cool Home For Funerals, 1124 W. 5th Street, In Lorain.
Funeral Services will be Monday, February 10, 2014 at 11: 00 a.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Dave Straub, pastor of the Sonshine Baptist Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.
Online condolences at www.boyercool.com