William Dean Schmollinger, age 86, passed away September 1, 2018, at Cornerstone Hospice House in Tavares, FL after a short illness. William was born on May 26, 1932 in Clarksville, IN to the late Clarence and Freda Schmollinger. He attended and graduated from Noblesville High School and served in the United States Army in 1954. He worked for Irving Material retiring after 35 years. During the harvest season he drove a grain truck for Hargars Farms. Bill was an avid bowler, loved snowmobiling and loved the Indianapolis Colts. He was married to his wife Nancy Lee Beebe Schmollinger on July 22, 2000 in Daleville, IN till moving to Leesburg, FL in 2005.
He is survived by his wife Nancy, daughter Debra of MI, sons Dean, Steve, Todd, grandchildren Drew, Reed, Brice, Shelby of IN and Ryan of CA. Great Grandchildren Kylie, Emma; stepchildren, Barbara Campbell, Mike, Doug, Phil Beebe; step grandchildren, Lauren, Matthew, Mallory, Madison, Mark, Faye; great grandchildren, Mycah, Maise, Trey. Bill was preceded in death by his parents and his sisters, Marian and Karen.
A Memorial Service will be held at The First Christian Church, 1701 Vine Street in Leesburg at 2pm on Saturday, September 22, 2018 with Pastor Mike McCann officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be at the church from 1:00 to 2:00pm. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in memory of Bill to his church, First Christian Church, 1701 Vine Street, Leesburg, FL 24748.