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William H. Ball Jr.

Indianapolis, Indiana

1926 - 2017 (Age 90)

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William H. Ball Jr.90, joined the Lord on Jan. 27, 2017. Bill led a full life from dating Elizabeth Taylor at age 19 to climbing Mount Ararat after the age of 50. His life began in Muncie, IN on June 4, 1926, born to William H. Ball and Agnes Medsker Ball.  His grandfather, William C. Ball, was...

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Mary, my friend, just heard of Bill's passing and I am so sorry. I knew him from way back and he truly was the nicest gentleman and so handsome. I was so pleased to see you two over the last couple years at the WRYC. My deepest sympathy to you and the family.
Susan Voit

I would like to add this to the Condolence Section' and state that Bill Ball was a great and generous man, and someone I am happy to have known. Bill and I worked together for several years between 1997 and 2003 under the name of Ball Traylor International, simply called 'BTI''. Had occasion to travel with Bill internationally and Bill was always trying to convert me to his political persuasion. Our business and friendship was deeper than our personal politics, and I am glad to say Bill...

My absolute favorite memories with grandpa Bill were always at Lake Maxincuckee - on the water, playing lake games ("Now watch this. My aunt Emma, she died last night!!") and watching Bill put on the most spectacular fireworks shows! Cannot express how much he was loved and will be missed.