Bill Eugene Crosley was born February 20, 1951 in Liberal, Kansas to Oral (Bill) and Ramona Crosley. He passed away May 5, 2017 at home near Byers, Colorado.
He graduated from Liberal High School and Liberal Votec. School in 1969. He attended Wentworth Military Academy in Lexington, MO one year. He graduated from Oklahoma Panhandle University in Goodwell, OK in 1975.
He married Vickie Bing. He later married Doris Elaine Cannon, she survives him.
He worked at Tradewind Industries in Liberal, KS before moving to CO. He retired from Wagner Equipment Company in Aurora, CO, after working there was 37 years. In retirement he often said he didn't know how he ever had time to work. He spent a lot of time working with 4-H children and helping others and enjoyed every minute of it. He liked camping, hunting, fishing and music. He also liked the Broncos, Avalanche and Nascar.
He is survived by one son Shaun Crosley, his mother Ramona Powell, sister Mary (John) McGill, step-brother Doug (Jo Anne) Powell, step-sisters Saundra (Larry) Koochel, and Janet Powell; uncles Ronald (Barbara) Crosley and Lynn (Shirley) Crosley; aunts Rebecca (Ronald) Maddox, Glenda (Bill) Lansdale and numerous nieces, nephews and many friends.
He is preceded in death by his father Bill Crosley; step-father Bert Powell and grandparents.
A Celebration of his life will be held at the American Legion in Byers, CO on June 2, 2017 from 6:00PM to 9:00PM.
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