William R. "Bill" Koleta

William R. Koleta

William R. Koleta, 69, passed away November 20, 2013.

He was born in 1944, to the late Anthony and Sylvia (Leskklea) Koleta, and lived his entire life in the Akron area.

Mr. Koleta was a disabled Vietnam veteran, and was awarded the Purple Heart Medal for wounds received in action. Bill was an avid fisherman and a gifted artist.

Military Honors and interment will be held at the National Veterans Cemetery in Rittman Ohio, at 1 p.m., Friday, December 6, 2013. Please share your thoughts and condolences on line at our website: www.eckardbaldwin.com


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Eckard-Baldwin Funeral Home & Chapel
760 E. Market St. Akron, OH 44305

Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Nov. 24, 2013