William Martin Roddy

William Martin Roddy, 65, died Thursday (Aug. 22, 2013).

He was born Sept. 14, 1947, in Marietta, to the late John and Frances (Sheets) Roddy. Bill was a 1966 graduate of Vincent Warren High School and a Vietnam Army veteran. He was retired from Shoemaker Electric, where he was a machinist for many years. Bill enjoyed golfing and spending time with his family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his infant brother, Ronald; brother, Richard Roddy; and sister, Pauline Ruiz.

He is survived by his siblings, Patricia Benson, Yvonne Gentile, Theresa (John) Giddings, John “Tom” (Mary Ann) Roddy, Paul (Octava) Roddy, Don Roddy, and Steve (Carol) Roddy; and many nieces, nephews, and dear friends. He will be missed by all.

A graveside service will be held 11:30 a.m. Saturday (Aug. 24, 2013) at Dale Cemetery, SR 676, Dale, Ohio, where family and friends may visit from 11 to 11:30 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Mount Carmel Hospice in Bill’s memory.

Visit www.schoedinger.com to share a favorite memory or photo of Bill.