- March 7, 1964 - July 12, 2012
- Indianapolis, Indiana
of William's Passing
First United Methodist Church Building Fund
520 E Commercial Ave
Lowell, IN 46356
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“I was a classmate of Bill's at Rose-Hulman. He was a very intelligent, patient and caring person. I am saddened by the news of his passing. Please...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Pat Wildemann - Plainfield, IN
“I am so sorry to hear that Bill lost his battle with cancer. He was a special man. May the warm, special memories in your hearts help you through...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Donita Parker
“Anita, Lewis, and family,
Our deepest sympathy to all of you on your loss of Bill. May God comfort your family at this very diiicult time.
3 of 14 | Posted by: Mark & Sue Starr - Wheatfield, IN
“Jack, I am so very sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. My deepest sympathy to you and your family.
4 of 14 | Posted by: Susan
“I MET BILL IN 2007 AND HE WAS A VERY SWEET AND QUIET GUY, WE TALKED AND LAUGHED TOGETHER QUITE OFTEN.
HE TRAINED ME ON HIS R&D COATING MACHINE, I WAS...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: onesha gardner - INDIANAPOLIS, IN
“So very very sorry about your loss we just heard today of his passing love and prayers Madonna (Bob)Hough and family.
6 of 14 | Posted by: Rachel Johnson - rensselaer, IN
“I first met Bill when I joined the Battery Engineering Department of Delphi. We were co-workers in the same group. Bill was one of the kindest, and...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Tim Trueblood - Pendleton, IN
8 of 14 | Posted by: william oyer - WI
“I am very sorry to hear of this passing. I did not know Bill, but remember seeing him around the Faith Church campus and will miss seeing him. It...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Peter LeBlanc - Indianapolis, IN
“May knowing you're in the hearts and thoughts of others help you and your family through this time of sorrow. With sympathy, LHS Class of 1982.
10 of 14 | Posted by: Cathy (Cash) Babusch - lowell, IN
“I met Bill at our singles Bible study at Faith Church. Bill had a very quiet way about him that I appreciated but he also had a quick wit that was...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Cayot - Fort Wayne, IN
“My only memory of Bill is at the Hough family reunions. At the Hough family farm. We use to go into the barn, and swing from the hayloft. We had so...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Rae Lynn Brown - La Crosse, WI
“So sorry to hear about the loss of my classmate Bill. You will be missed.
13 of 14 | Posted by: Susan Talarek Iwinski - Plymouth, IN
“bill was my cousin and he was a very nice guy and we osburns/ childress kids all had fun during winter and summer times going to grandma houghs house...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: kris osburn - hebron, IN - cousin
William "Bill" Lewis Childress
48, of Indianapolis, formerly Lowell, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2012 after a brief illness. Survived by parents Lewis and Anita of Lowell, brothers, Donald (Dorothy) of Elk Village, IL, David (Jill) of Columbus, OH, Jack (Rebecca) of Carson City, NV, nieces and nephews and sister in law Joanna Ambroz of Vancouver, WA. Bill graduated from Lowell High School in 1982 and Rose Hulman in 1986. He worked as a Lab Manager with IBC Coating Technologies in Lebanon, IN and enjoyed square dancing. Visitation will be Sunday, July 15th from 3-8 with Funeral Services Monday at 11AM, all at Sheets Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 604 E. Commercial Ave. in Lowell. Burial follows in West Creek Cemetery with Pastor Bill Dunfee officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or First United Methodist Church Building Fund. www.sheetsfuneral.com