WICHITA — Carl William “Bill” Sheall, Burlingame, died Sunday, April 24, 2022, at Robert J. Dole VA Medical Center, Wichita. He was 88.
He was born Dec. 30, 1933, in Coffeyville, the son of Ivan Reeves and Hazel A. (Harris) Sheall. He graduated from Burlingame High School in 1951, then served in the United States Marines during the Korean War.
Bill was joined in marriage to Kay Irene Whittington Aug. 4, 1956, in Admire.
He worked as an auto body mechanic, and retired from USD 501 maintenance.
Bill will be forever remembered by his wife, Kay, of the home; a daughter, Kathy Gomez, Wichita; a son, Ivan L. Sheall, Burlingame; a sister, Joyce Wessel, Burlingame; and two grandchildren, Alissa Murphy (Nathan) and Marina Orocio (Andrew).
Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, at VanArsdale Funeral Chapel, Osage City. The family will receive friends an hour prior to the service. Burial with military honors will follow at the Scranton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthritis Foundation and sent in care of VanArsdale Funeral Chapel, 107 N. Sixth St., Osage City, KS 66523.
Condolences may be left at VanArsdaleFS.com.