Billy Leroy Yeager, 79

Billy Leroy Yeager, 79, 401 South Cherry Street, Akron, died on March 25, 2015, at 6:16 in Fort Wayne, at Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home.

He was born on Jan. 4, 1936, in Leesburg, to the Rev. Victor R. and Clara C. (Barnhart) Yeager.  He lived 40 years in Akron coming from Middletown, Conn.

Billy graduated from Burket School in 1955.  He married Janice C. Miller on Sept. 27, 1959, in Long Beach, Calif..

Surviving Billy is his wife, three children, four grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, a sister and six great-step-grandchildren.

The visitation will be on Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the Earl-Love Funeral Home, 811 E. Rochester Street, Akron, from 2 until 6 p.m.

The service will be on Sunday, March 29, 2015, at the Silver Creek Church of God at 2 p.m. with one hour visitation prior to the service officiated by the Rev. Tom Craig and Jim Hibschman.  Burial will be at the Silver Creek Church of God cemetery with honors by the Fulton County Veterans Honor Guard.


Posted on 2015 Mar 26