William Chester "Billy" McDermitt Jr.

Summerfield, FL - William "Billy" Chester McDermitt, Jr., 67, of Summerfield, Florida passed away June 22, 2013 at Malcom Randall VA Medical Center Gainesville, Florida.
He was born on September 26, 1945 in Ocala, Florida to William and Pauline (Rutherford) McDermitt. He was a Lifetime resident of Summerfield. He was in the US Army for eight years, serving in Germany and two tours of duty in Viet Nam. He retired as a service technician in the automotive industry and was employed by the State of Florida for several years. Mr. McDermitt was a member of First Baptist Church of Summerfield and the Belleview VFW. He loved to garden, cattle farmed for a short time, enjoyed spending time with family and loved to play cards and various games.
He is survived by his sisters, Mrs. Betty (Ray) Richardson, Lady Lake, FL, and Mrs. Sue Ann (Al) Wright, Summerfield, FL and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 2pm on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at First Baptist Church Summerfield. Interment will be at Pine Level Cemetery in Oxford. A visitation will be held an hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to First Baptist Church, Summerfield Building Fund.
Online condolences may be left at www.hiers-baxley.com

Published in Ocala Star-Banner from June 25 to June 27, 2013