Bill E. Predmore

June 09, 1951 ‒ March 29, 2015

Lexington, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Bill E. Predmore, 63, of Mansfield passed away Sunday morning March 29, 2015.

The son of Leeland and Letha (Johnson) Predmore, Bill was born June 9, 1951 in Shelby, and graduated from Elyria High School.  Bill retired as a machine operator from Stoneridge Hi-Stat Manufacturing.

Passionate about all sports, from the Cleveland Indians, Browns and Cavs to Ohio State football and basketball, Bill really rooted for almost any Ohio sports team.

Content, Bill was also endearing and enjoyed the company of family, especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife Claudia “Joan” Predmore whom he married July 16, 2004.  Bill is also survived by his sons Paul (Jackie) Predmore of Virginia and Eric (Emma) Predmore of Maryland; step children Cindy (Terry) Surgener of Cardington, Michael (Melissa) Burrows of Lexington; brother Gary (Vicki) Predmore of Colorado; grandchildren Carter, Hannah, Varea, Gracie; step grandchildren April (Bill) Wirick, Abigail Kuelling, Brittney (Tevor) Hearn, Maria Surgener, Lauren (Mitchell) Grove, Drew, Jack, and Kay Burrows; nine great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

The Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home is honored to assist the Predmore family with cremation services.  Although no public services will be announced, Bill’s family encourages friends and acquaintances to remember Bill’s easygoing disposition and joy for life.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Snyder Funeral Homes to assist the family with cremation expenses.  Please make checks payable to Snyder Funeral Homes and mail to PO Box 3085, Mansfield, Ohio 44904.

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  • Joan this is sad to hear. We pray you will feel Gods comfort at this time of loss. And know that life is eternal here and in the life to come.
    God bless and keep you.
    Doug & Kathie

  • Joan so Sorry to hear about Bill. I know he has had a rough few years, may he R.I.P., he will not longer be in pain. All may love and prays your way.
    Donna Mowry.

  • Iam so sorry Joan for the loss of Bill .He was a very good man a sweetheart with that .he had a warm heart and likeable person once he got to know you .I loved that man alot he could make you laugh and smile .He loved you so very muchand cherrished you .Bill is a ANGEL now he will be around alot .you need any thing call me i am here for you love you .He will be missed .love SHEILA.oxox.

  • Joan Predmore and Family, I am so sorry for your loss of Husband, Father and Friend. Although I knew him for only a short time I appreciated his humor and laughter and willingness to share that special attribute. Special thoughts are sent to you all.

    • Thank you all for your love and support. Bill is missed every day. But I know he is healthy again.