Harold Billings

February 18, 1933 ‒ July 09, 2016

Delaware, Ohio

Harold Billings, age 83 of Delaware passed away Saturday, July 9, 2016 at Kobacker House in Columbus.

Born on February 18, 1933 in Mount Hope, West Virginia, he was one of twelve children born to the late Charlie and Ada L. (Bailey) Billings.  A graduate of Fayetteville High School in 1951, Harold then served in the US Air Force.  He retired in 1995 from Anheuser Busch as an electrician after 27 years and was a member of the Delaware Moose Lodge.

Harold loved traveling but the most important aspect of his life was his family.

He is survived by his beloved wife of almost 60 years Barbara Ann (Knox), sons Randy (Kathleen) Billings of Delaware and Richard (Gail) Billings of Oklahoma, 4 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and his brother Bobbie (Rosetta) Billings of Custer Park, Illinois.

Memorial services will be held on Friday, July 15, 2016 at 5:00 PM at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 1510 W. William St. at Valleyside Dr., Delaware. Friends may call one hour prior to the services.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, 5555 Frantz Road, Dublin, Ohio 43017 or the Kobacker House, 800 McConnell Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43214

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

  • Tom and I are so sorry to hear of Harold’s passing. We remember him as having a smile on his face and a happy guy. Harold and Tom shared a lot of memories of Anheuser Busch. We will keep you, Barb, and all of his family in our prayers.

    Tom and Linda Hardin

  • Barbie – I am so sorry for your loss. You two were the best neighbors anyone could ask for. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    Love Janet

  • Barbie, Rick and Randy, I am so sorry for your loss. Your family were such wonderful neighbors and friends. Harold “Bill” helped me out many times and it was greatly appreciated. We sure had good times as neighbors on Lott Rd. God bless you. John and Nancy Niemi

  • Barb and Family Sorry to hear about Bill. You two were good neighbors to all on Lott Road. Judy Brooks

  • Barb, Randy,& Rick,

    We are so sorry for your loss. Bill was always so happy to see you whenever we would stop. He always had a smile on his face, and a warm hello. We miss all of you and wish you well. Bill was a good man who will be missed.

  • Aunt Barbara, Randy, and Rick,

    We are so sorry for you loss. Uncle Harold always had a smile on his face and was always up for a little mischief! We always have such fun with all of you and will greatly miss Uncle Harold. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Love you all,
    Cindy and Wayne

  • knew him well, hadn’t remembered him until now, time passes fast, sorry for your loss.

  • Bill (Harold) was loved very much, both by family and by friends. He always had a big smile which warmed our hearts. He will be remembered warmly. Love, Johnny and Judy Weaver

  • Aunt Barbara, Randy, Rick
    So sorry to hear about Uncle Harold, I loved to listen to his stories about growing up in WV and all the trouble that he and his brothers got in and should have got in. He will be greatly missed by all, and am proud to carry his name, you are all in our thoughts and prayers
    Love Harold and Jackie Billings