William A. "Bill" Eschenbrenner (1933-2023)

William A. “Bill” Eschenbrenner, age 90, of Bryan, Ohio and formerly of McClure, Ohio, passed away Monday, April 24, 2023 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers- Bryan, Ohio. He was born March 18, 1933, in St. Bernard, Ohio to the late Clarence Eschenbrenner and Helen Suhlman. He married Patricia Smith and she preceded him in death, Bill then married Agnete Rudolph and she preceded him in death. He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War and played football on the Air Force team. Bill was a member of the McClure VFW and the Maumee Valley Trapshooting Club in Malinta, Ohio. He was a former chief of police in Stryker, Ohio, and worked for Campbell Soup Company for over 30 years as an inspector. Bill was also a Deputy in the Williams County Mounted Posse.

He is survived, by his daughter, Elaine (Mike) Perdue; special friend, Marsha Baumberger; grandchildren, Chad (Jeannette) Perdue, Brandy (Monte) Breen, Kaylene (Craig) Elliott; eight great-grandchildren, sisters, Doris Glass and Margaret Hunter, stepchildren, Katrina (Ben) Carpenter, Lucia Rudolph, numerous nieces and nephews.

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