Billy Dean Willhite, age 81, of Linton, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, June 16, 2019. He was born in Elnora on April 16, 1938, the son of Ernest Willhite & Hula (Bateman) Willhite.
He was a veteran of the United States Army. He retired from General Electric in the mid-90's. He loved to garden and landscape around his house.
Billy is survived by his step-son, David Schantz of Bloomfield; grandchildren, Tyler, Hayley, Rylee, Austin and Ethan Schantz and special friend, Patsy Hadley of Jasonville.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Candice "Candy" Willhite and 9 siblings.
Private family services will be observed by the family.
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