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Gilliland, William
William "Bill" Gilliland, age 84, passed away on November 6, 2017 at Grant Hospital. Bill was a member of Saint John XXIII Catholic Church. He was in the insurance business and also was a business owner over the course of his career. Bill graduated from West High School in 1951. Preceded in death by loving wife of 61 years, Viola "Vi" Gilliland, parents Carl and Jessie Gilliland and sister Joan Grant. Bill is survived by his children, Mike (Liz) Gilliland, William "Bill" (Mary) Gilliland; six grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; family friend, Patty Zerkle; and brother, Don Gilliland. He cherished his friendship with the guys in the Brothers Club. Bill enjoyed a wonderful life with his devoted wife and a loving family. He and Vi travelled to Paris, Ireland and several trips out west. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed his crossword puzzles. He was much loved by his wife, children, and grandchildren. He was always positive, so we're okay. The family will receive friends Thursday, November 9, 2017 3-7pm at the MAEDER QUINT TIBERI FUNERAL HOME, 1068 S. High St. Mass of Christian Burial Friday, November 10, 2017 11am at the chapel located on the grounds of Resurrection Cemetery, 9571 N. High St., Lewis Center, OH. Family and friends are asked to meet at the chapel for Mass. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to a in Bill's Memory. To sign the online register book please visit,
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Nov. 8, 2017
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