William R. Bailey, 75, of South Street, Pottstown, Pa., passed away on Friday March 21, 2014, at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
Born in Johnstown, Pa., he was the son of the late Earl and Margaret (Barndt) Bailey.
Bill had worked at Firestone Tire Co. store on High Street for many years as an industrial truck tire installer, and then for Trap Rock Quarry in Sanatoga, before his retirement in 2000.
He was a member of the Holy Trinity Club in Pottstown and a life member of West End Fire Company in Stowe.
Surviving is a son, Elwood C. Bailey of Pottstown, Pa.; three daughters, Glenda, wife of William Kolessar, Connie, wife of Gerald Spaar, all of Pottstown, Pa., Carol Bailey of Green Hill, Pa. He is also survived by a sister, Edie, wife of Race Reed, of Oklahoma; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at 1 p.m. from Warker-Troutman Funeral Home, 726 E. High St., Pottstown, Pa., with the Rev. Thomas Craver, chaplain of Pottstown Memorial Medical Center, officiating.
Interment will be in Highland Memorial Park Cemetery, Pottstown, Pa.
A viewing will be held on Wednesday from noon to 1 P.M. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the
c/o National Penn Bank, 1830 E. High St., Pottstown, PA 19464.
To view obituaries or to send condolences, go to www.warkertroutmanfuneralhome.com.