FREDERICKTOWN — William L. Hayslip, 74, of Fredericktown, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, at Licking Memorial Hospital in Newark. He was born June 15, 1945, in Key West, Florida, the son of William and Dorothy (Haag) Hayslip. William proudly served in the United States Navy during Vietnam.

He is survived by his daughter Amanda (Juan) Troya of South Carolina; six grandchildren; siblings, James (Karen) Hayslip, David Hayslip, Joyce Greene and Sara Ratliff.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a daughter, Tina Campbell; a brother, Mike Whitmer; and a sister, Marilyn Hudson.

Friends may call Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon. A graveside service with military honors provided by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council will begin at 1 p.m. in Mount Liberty Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in William’s name may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, OH 43055.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of William L. Hayslip.