Obituary: William "Billy" D. Anderson


William “Billy” D. Anderson of Marion, passed away unexpectedly early Sunday, July 10, 2011 in Marion, due to injuries sustained from an automobile accident at the age of 24.

Billy was born in Cadillac on Nov. 24, 1986, the son of Jim and Diane Anderson. He graduated from Marion High School in 2005 and continued his education at Wyotech Institute of Technology. Billy worked at Ventra/Evart Product. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and mud bogging. He really enjoyed being outdoors. Billy was a member of the Country Boys, Ruff N Tuff.

Left to cherish his memory are his parents, Jim and Angela Anderson of Boon and Diane Anderson and Bob Wentzlof of Marion; three brothers, Aaron Michael, Darrick J. Anderson and Aaron Michael Potter; maternal grandparents, Keith and Bonnie Heckathron; dear friend, Matt Keller; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Bill was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, John and Phyllis Anderson.

Funeral service will take place at 2 p.m. Friday, July 15, at the Marion High School Gymnasium. Pastor Dana Sible will officiate. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will take place Thursday from 2-9 p.m. from the Fosnaught-Holdship Funeral Home and Friday from 1 p.m. until the time of services from the High School Gymnasium. Those planning a memorial contribution may consider “Family Wishes.”