William F. (Bill) Starr, 77, of Florida, formerly of Winamac, IN passed away at 3:08 PM Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at Halifax Health Hospital in Port Orange, FL. He was born on October 15, 1943 in East St. Louis, IL to the late Frank and Josephine Kurry Starr . On October 11, 1961, William married his high school sweetheart, Darlene J. Hoffmann in Centerville, IL. Darlene died April 21, 2017.
Bill was a member of the St. Luke Lutheran Church in Winamac, IN and the NRA.
Bill was retired from Plymouth Tube Co in Winamac. He had worked there for 41 years.
Bill enjoyed hunting, target practice and fishing. He loved to exercise frequently. Bill liked to spend time on the beach in Florida. He was an avid poker player.
He will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
He is survived by:
Billy Starr, Winamac, IN Son
Tracy Starr, Elkhart, IN Son
Dana Marie Starr (Jerri), Elkhart, IN Daughter
Darren (Myra) Starr, Winamac, IN Son
24 Great Grandchildren
Marlene Parsons, Collinsville, IL Sister
Richard (Lee) Starr, Swansea, IL Brother
Several Nieces & Nephews
Preceded in death by:
Frank & Josephine Starr, Parents
Darlene J Hoffmann Starr, Wife
Jeffery Starr, Son
Crystal Starr, Daughter-in-law
Cortney Starr, Granddaughter
Brandon Starr, Grandson
Dale Parsons, Brother-in-law
Funeral Services will be held at 11 AM EDT Friday, May 28, 2021 at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Winamac, IN with Pastor Tom Woodley officiating.
Visitation will be from 3-7 PM EDT Thursday, May 27, 2021 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN and one hour prior to services at the church Friday.
Burial will take place at Mt. Zion-Franklin Township Cemetery in Winamac, IN.
Memorial Donations may be made to St. Luke Lutheran Church.
Online Condolences may be offered in the guestbook at www.frainmortuary.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.