William Raymond "Bill" Waters, Sr.
Residence: Monticello (Carroll County), Indiana
Died: Thursday, February 25, 2021
Location: 7:25 p.m., at his home in rural Monticello (Carroll County), Indiana
 
 
Age: 71
Date of Birth: Tuesday, February 21, 1950
Birth place: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Branch: Army
Service: Vietnam Era
Father: Winfred Eugene "Gene" Waters  
Mother: Margaret Ellen ( Elder ) Waters  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Bill had lived in the rural Monticello (Carroll County), Indiana, area since 2004, coming from the Rensselaer, Indiana, area.
Funeral Date: Friday, February 26, 2021
Funeral Location: NO VISITATION OR SERVICES ARE SCHEDULED FOR THE PUBLIC. EVERYTHING WAS PRIVATE FOR THE FAMILY.
Clergy:
Burial will take place: Private for the Family.
Visitation will be: NO VISITATION OR SERVICES ARE SCHEDULED FOR THE PUBLIC. EVERYTHING WAS PRIVATE FOR THE FAMILY.
Biographical Information: Bill was born and raised in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and loved the Wichita Mountains in Oklahoma. He was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Vietnam Era. Bill enjoyed his metal detecting and was a fan of Chicago Cubs Baseball and Chicago Bears Football. He was in the Painters and Electricians Union of Gary and had worked on billboards for over thirty – five years. Bill very much enjoyed going on cruises and had traveled all over the Caribbean Seas. He loved family get-togethers. It was always a wild and fun time (not by, all though, of course). Bill was a PROUD TRUMP supporter!!!!!!
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the Family. Envelopes will be availalbe here at the funeral home or can be mailed to the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960.
Marriage Information: On March 13, 1997, in Portage, Indiana, he married Bonnie (Bernfield) Terry; she survives.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Bonnie (Bernfield) Terry - Waters of Monticello (Carroll County), Indiana;

Three (3) Children,
William "Bill / Two Dogs" Waters, Jr. of Monticello, Indiana,
Christa (husband Miguel) Ayala of Portage, Indiana, and
Tarah (companion Steven Massey) of Delphi, Indiana;

Two (2)Step - Children,
Brent (fiancée Gina Chapple) Terry of Monticello, Indiana, and
Chelsea (fiance Brett Carter) Terry of Lafayette, Indiana;

Twenty - One (21) Grandchildren,
Blake Nicole Bradley of Avon, Indiana,
Bailey Ryan Bradley of Avon, Indiana,
Patience Hawkins of Valparaiso, Indiana,
Stephanie Paige Waters of Valparaiso, Indiana,
Sierra Deu of Valparaiso, Indiana,
Landen Ayala of Portage, Indiana,
Cody Waters of Owensboro, Kentucky,
Jasmine Waters of Michigan,
Halee Waters of Holland, Michigan,
Tyler (wife Jasmine) Waters of Lafayette, Indiana,
Cameron (companion Jenny Cardwell) Burgess of Fort Belvoir, Virginia,
Mackenzie Burgess of Delphi, Indiana,
Sawyer Burgess of Delphi, Indiana,
Nevaeh Cottrell of Lafayette, Indiana,
Noah Waters of Lafayette, Indiana,
Jasper Carter of Lafayette, Indiana,
Naomi Terry of Lafayette, Indiana,
Nola Terry of Lafayette, Indiana,
Jasmine Carter of Lafayette, Indiana,
Abbagail Wells of Monticello, Indiana, and
Ashlyn Wells of Monticello, Indiana;


Several Great Grandchildren;

Three (3) Siblings,
Margene "Sal" Ried of Portage, Indiana,
Ronald "Ron" (wife Robin) Waters of Portage, Indiana, and
Wanda Walton of Portage, Indiana;

Sister-In-Law,
Ky Waters of Portage, Indiana;

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Winfred Eugene "Gene" and Margaret Ellen (Elder) Waters;

Son,
William Raymond Waters;

Brother,
Richard "Rick" Waters;

Son-In-Law,
Raymond M. "Ray" Burgess, Jr.

Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 (574) 583-8488.