Billy Gene Lonsbury

March 22, 1932 ~ November 17, 2014 (age 82)


Billy Gene Lonsbury, 82, of Angola died November 17, 2014 in Cameron Memorial Community Hospital, Angola.

He was an Indiana Insurance Agent and Financial Planner for 40 years.  He had worked at Dana Weatherhead in Angola for 22 ½ years.

Billy was born March 22, 1932 in Angola to Leland and Troas (Cary) Lonsbury.

He married Shirley Smith on July 8, 1951.

He was a US Navy Veteran and a 59 year member of the Angola American Legion Post 31.

He was a member and board member of the Angola Christian Church and a board member of the Lake James Christian Assembly.  He was also a Gideon.

Billy is survived by his daughters Holly (Eric) Trojan of Syracuse and Penny (Don) Kent of Angola; one son Lonnie Lonsbury of Angola, 14 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Shirley Lonsbury on June 22, 2014; his son Billy Lonsbury Jr. and his three sisters Virginia Moran, Betty Dupie and Elinor Rice.

Services will be at 12:00 Noon on Friday, November 21, 2014 at the Weicht Funeral Home, Angola with one hour of visitation prior to the service.  John Coney, Minister will be officiating.

Burial with Military Honors by the Angola American Legion will be in Teeter’s Cemetery, Steuben County, Indiana.

Memorials may be made to the Lake James Christian Assembly or to the Gideons International.

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November 21, 2014

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Weicht Funeral Home
207 N West St.
Angola, IN 46703

Funeral Service
November 21, 2014

12:00 PM
Weicht Funeral Home
207 N West St.
Angola, IN 46703


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