WOOSTER – William E BRODBECK, 76, of Wooster, passed away Friday, January 7, 2011 in the Banner Baywood Medical Center in Mesa, Arizona.
He was born September 23, 1934 in Rittman, the son of Mervin D and Ruth M Altekruse Brodbeck.
He retired after 20 years with Country Mark and was a part time farmer. He was a member of the Farm Bureau, the Marshallville Tractor Pullers and the Morgan Horse Assn. He spends 6 months in Arizona.
Surviving are wife, Beulah B Sparks Mougey, a daughter, Jennifer (Todd) Carr of Wooster, step-children, Becky Lavery of Wooster, Scarlett (Tom) Wilkinson of Rittman, Melanie (Dick) Renner of Sterling and Wayde (Diana) Hatten of W. Salem, 5 step-grandchildren, 9 step-great-grandchildren and a brother-in-law, John (Barbara) Moorhouse of Cincinnati.
William was preceded in death by his parents and his first wife, Margaret Moorhouse Brodbeck, in 2000.
Friends will be received 2 hours prior to the 1:00 p.m. service on Monday, January 17, 2011 at the McIntire, Davis & Greene Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster with the Rev. Dr. Alan E. Nathan officiating. Burial will be in the Wooster Cemetery.
Those who wish may contriute to either the Salvation Army Wooster Corps 437 S. Market St. Wooster,Oh, 44691 or The American Lung Association 6100 Rockside Woods Rd. Suite 260, Independence, Oh., 44131 in his memory.
Salvation Army, Wooster Corps, 437 S. Market St., Wooster, OH 44691 or to the American Lung Assoc., 6100 Rockside Woods Rd., Suite 260, Independence, OH 44131
Monday, January 17, 2011 at 1:00 P.M. at the Funeral Home
Monday, January 17, 2011 from 11:00 am to 1:00 P.M. at the Funeral Home