William 'Bill' McCarty

October 23, 1947 ~ December 14, 2020 (age 73)


73 year old, William ‘Bill’ McCarty, of Medaryville, passed away December 14, 2020 at his home with his loving family around him.

Bill was born on October 23, 1947, in Rensselaer, Indiana to Jack and Bernice (Carty) McCarty. Bill married the love of his life, Linda Patton, on May 31st, 1969, in DeMotte, Indiana. Bill was a carpenter by trade for the Local #1005, for over 25 years. Bill liked to hunt, fish, garden, and mow the lawn. He enjoyed washing in wells.

Bill is survived by his family: wife: Linda, daughter: Billiejo, 9 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren, siblings: Jay McCarty, Jim McCarty, and Jackie (Sid) Dobson.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents, sons: Jack McCarty, William ‘Hoppy’ McCarty, daughter: Melissa ‘Missy’ McIlvain, grandchildren: Crystal & Curtis.

Friends are invited to visit with the family from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. (EST-fast time) on Friday, December 18, 2020, at the Boersma Funeral Home, 90 E Grove St., Wheatfield, Indiana. Services for Bill will take place at 10:30 a.m. (EST-fast time) on Saturday, December 19, 2020 at the Goodway Baptist Church, with Pastor James Rowe officiating, interment will follow at the Independence Cemetery, Rensselaer, Indiana.

In lieu of flowers memorial may be made to the family.


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December 18, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Boersma Funeral Services Home of Wheatfield

Funeral Service
December 19, 2020

9:30 AM
Goodway Baptist Church (Medaryville, Indiana)

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