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William Coleman DeLawder

July 8, 1928 ~ October 26, 2019 (age 91)


William “Bill” Coleman DeLawder, 91, of Severna Park passed away on October 26, 2019. Bill was born on July 8, 1928 in Ellicott City, Maryland to the late Cass and Minnie DeLawder. He honorably served as a Sergeant in the US Army Air Corp. Bill enjoyed oil painting, hunting, golf, and carpentry. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Gladys V. DeLawder; his children, Deborah Pearson, Bruce and Karla DeLawder, Donna and Dave Helowicz and Brian and Ann DeLawder; his grandchildren, Will McFarland, Victoria Green, Emily Urps, Allison Helowicz, Christina Helowicz, Brad DeLawder, Scott DeLawder and Kelly DeLawder. He is also survived by three great-grandchildren.

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Memorial Service
November 23, 2019

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Mount Carmel United Methodist Church
4760 Mountain Road
Pasadena, MD 21122

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