William “Bill” Humphrey

September 14, 1938 - January 2, 2021
William “Bill” Humphrey

William J. “Bill” Humphrey of Lisbon, OH passed away on January 2, 2021 at his home, following a lengthy illness.  Bill was born in Wellsville on September 14, 1938, the son of the late Harry Lee Humphrey and Lillian Wright Humphrey Jackson.

Bill graduated from East Liverpool High School with the Class of 1957.  After graduation Bill served in the United States Army.  After his discharge he  worked as an assembler at General Motors, Lordstown Plant, for 30 years.    He was able to retire in 1996.  Bill married Lois A. McCall on June 6, 1959.  From their union, three children were born.  Bill and Lois were members of the Beaver Street Church of Christ in Lisbon for many years.  Bill loved keeping in touch with friends and family through Facebook and spending time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Left behind to cherish his memory are: his three children: Timothy W Humphrey, of Lisbon, Kim Sprouse, and her husband, Randy, of Lisbon, and Lynn M. Humphrey (Robert Cunningham), also of Lisbon; three grandchildren: Michael J. (Jaime) Sprouse, Lisbon, Heather M. (Aaron) Mason, Lisbon, and Sarah M. (Angie) Saunders, Youngstown; and two great-grandchildren: Hannah M. Sprouse and Cooper A. Mason.

Bill was preceded in death by: his wife, Lois, who passed away on February 18, 2013; three brothers: Harry Humphrey, Clifford Humphrey, and Raymond Humphrey; and one sister, Alberta Haney Mack.

Visitation will be held from 3PM-5:30PM  on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Care Funeral & Cremation Specialist- Martin Chapel (formerly Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Home) in Calcutta.  A private family service will be held at 6PM where Bill will be afforded full military honors.

In compliance with Ohio state regulation and in connection to the COVID-19 pandemic, masks and social distancing will be mandatory.

To sign the guestbook and leave condolences to the family, please go to carechapel.com


Service

Thursday, January 7, 2021
6:00 PM

Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists – Martin Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Ave
East Liverpool, OH 43920
3303820600

Visitation

Thursday, January 7, 2021
3:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Care Funeral & Cremation Specialists – Martin Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Ave
East Liverpool, OH 43920
3303820600

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  • January 06, 2021
    Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum says:
    May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of William J. Humphrey, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, William J. Humphrey, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

  • January 06, 2021
    Mr and Mrs Thermon light says:
    To the best and most caring man may god take you and keep you save forever.your wife has waited for you long enough.you will be in my heart forever.

  • January 09, 2021
    Bob Barton says:
    Sincere condolences to Bill's family and friends. We were thick as thieves growing up in Dixonville, and Bill was friends to all the Barton brothers. Many fond memories from those years. Rest in peace my friend.