Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Billy Leon Mikesell (September 19, 2017)

Billy Leon Mikesell, age 86 of Hollansburg, Ohio passed away at 3:00 AM Tuesday September 19, 2017 at his residence. Billy was born August 15, 1931 in Darke County and the son of the late Charles E. and Myrtle M. (Lyme) Mikesell.

Billy and Jeanette were the former owners of the Coon Den of Darke County for 54 years and he had also been employed for 18 years at the former Sater Products.

He enjoyed hunting and fishing.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter Jenny Mae Mikesell and sisters Maxine Broderick and Norma Gibbons.

Billy is survived by his wife Jeanette F. (Stiver) Mikesell of Hollansburg. They had been married for 66 years. Also sons Bruce (Gail) Mikesell of New Madison and Brice L. Mikesell of West Union, Ohio; daughter Jodena Mikesell of Arcanum; grandchildren Shawna Mikesell of West Union, Charles (April) Raby of Pitsburg, Ohio and Bradley Mikesell of Kettering; brother in law Ronald (Carolyn) Stiver of Union City, Ohio as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Private Graveside Funeral Services will be held at the convenience of the Family in the Palestine Cemetery Palestine, Ohio with Rev. Dr. Joe LeMaster officiating.

The will be no visitation.

It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to the Charity of your choice.

Arrangements by Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio.

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