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William "Pud" Shirel

March 20, 1954 March 20, 2018
William "Pud" Shirel
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Newburgh, IN – William “Pud” Shirel gained his Angel wings on his 64th birthday, Tuesday, March 20, 2018, after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. Pud was a very giving man and loved his wife, kids and grandkids dearly.
Pud was born on March 20, 1954 in Owensboro, KY., to William R. Shirel and the late Patty (Warnke) Shirel.
Pud was a South Spencer High School graduate of 1972. He worked in the coal yard as a heavy equipment operator at SIGECO/Alcoa for almost 38 years. He was a member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners of America in Evansville Local Union 90 and Oakland City Golf Club. He attended Living Word Christian Church in Newburgh.
Pud is survived by his wife, Connie (Bosecker) Shirel, whom he married on April 14, 2000; sons Billy Shirel and his wife, Peggy, of Evansville and Brian Shirel of Evansville; daughter Brittney Dispenza and her husband, Brian, of Newburgh; grandchildren Chase Cline, Billy Shirel, Jr., Brady Shirel, Bailey Shirel, Peyton Jo Shirel, Wyatt Shirel, Kylie Shirel, Eliza Shirel, Christian Shirel, Haylee Dispenza, Shealeigh Frank, Zehrick Hurt, Wyatt Dispenza; father, William R. Shirel of Richland; brother Mark Shirel of Richland; sisters Susie Shirel of Owensboro, Mary Shirel of Rockport, and Bobbi Cotton and her husband, Chuck, of Grandview and many nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 11:00 A.M. Monday, March 26, 2018 at Boultinghouse Funeral Home in Rockport with Rev. Bret Cieslack officiating. Burial will take place in Mt. Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, March 25, 2018 from 2:00 P.M. until 6:00 P.M., and Monday from 10:00 A.M. until service time at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to 911 Gives Hope or Spencer County CASA.

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2:00 PM 3/25/2018 2:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 3/25/2018 6:00:00 PM
Boultinghouse Funeral Home

527 Main Street
Rockport, IN 47635

Boultinghouse Funeral Home
527 Main Street Rockport 47635 IN
United States





11:00 AM 3/26/2018 11:00:00 AM
Boultinghouse Funeral Home

527 Main Street
Rockport, IN 47635

Visitation on Monday from 10 AM until 11 AM

Boultinghouse Funeral Home
527 Main Street Rockport 47635 IN
United States

Cemetery Details


Mt. Zion Final Resting Place

CR 200 N
Richland, in 47634

CR 200 N Richland 47634 in
United States

Memorial Contribution

Spencer County CASA

911 Gives Hope


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