William D. Moran

June 28, 1969 ‒ April 12, 2019

Mount Vernon, Ohio

William D. Moran, age 49, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019 at Knox Community Hospital. He was born on June 28, 1969 in Mount Vernon, Ohio.

Billy was a member of the Apostolic Christian Church in Mount Vernon.  He enjoyed fishing, but most important to him was the quality time he spent with his family, especially his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife Rhonda (Birchfield) Moran whom he married on March 24, 2012; his mother, Sharon (Harry) Wimer, his children, Yawna Everhart, Kurstain Everhart, Christopher (Gabby) Birchfield and Kyle Smith all of Mount Vernon; four grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Patrick (Cindy) McManaway, Charles (Jenny) Moran, James S. (Melinda) Moran, Melissa Moran, David (Missy) Harding and Susan Harding all of Mount Vernon and Bretta Troxel of Georgia.

He was preceded in death by his father James D. Moran Sr.; a sister, Melissa Moran, a half-brother, James D. Moran Jr.; grandparents, Bill and Esther Alberts and Roscoe and Lena Burson; father-in-law, Ronald Birchfield Sr.

The family will hold a memorial service at the Apostolic Christian Church . on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 11 a.m..  The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of William D. Moran.

Memorial contributions in Billy’s name may be made to St. Jude’s at www.stjude.org

To share a memory or leave a condolence for the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com


  • Billy was definitely one of a kind and left an impression on many hearts..
    I’m very honored to have know him for many years and watch him be grandpa to the little ones… Sending love and condolences to the family..
    Billy will always have a special place in my heart..

  • So sorry about your loss he was a amazing guy.He used to give me hugs when he seen me.I will miss though hugs.Lots of prayers for all of you.God bless

  • Sharon ,jimbo , rhonda so sorry for u alls loss . Billy was a character touched many lives thru yrs . He will be sadly missed

  • Sending much love & prayers so sorry for your loss.

    Andrea Nordyke Gantz
    ( John’s daughter)

  • Sorry for your loss and praying for all of the family Billy was always kind to everyone.

  • Sharon and Cindy,

    So very sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sharon and Cindy. You were so helpful to my aunt when she was ill, and your kind deeds have not been forgotten.

    Wanda’s niece, Nora