CENTERBURG — William I. Pinkerton, 90, of Centerburg, died peacefully Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at St. Ann’s Hospital following a long illness.

A kind, hard-working man, William retired from Anderson Concrete as a Supervisor after 44 years of service. Veteran U.S. Army, World War II. Past Master Neoacacia Lodge #595, F&AM. Former volunteer for Meals on Wheels. Former member of Church of the Messiah, Westerville. Member Centerburg UMC.

Born in Columbus, the youngest and last surviving of eight children to the late Harry L. and Alice F. (Rodgers) Pinkerton.

Bill is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Irma M. (Hall) Pinkerton; devoted children, Steve (Ellanda) Pinkerton of Sunbury and Kathy Clark of Mount Vernon; grandsons, Jason (Denise), Shane, Jarrod, Justin (Amanda) and Benjamin (Sierra); 13 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 N. State Route 61, (at SR 3) Sunbury, where Funeral Service will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday. Interment with military honors at Sunbury Memorial Park.

DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve Bill’s family. Special memories and condolences can be shared with them at


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