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William Gene "Bill" Day

January 24, 1953 — September 28, 2020

William Gene "Bill" Day

Memorial services for William Gene “Bill” Day, 67, of Sapulpa, OK, were held Saturday, October 3, 2020 at Johnson Funeral Chapel in Sperry, OK. Brother Evan Klassen officiated.

Bill was born January 24, 1953 in Joplin, MO, to Lewis Charles Day and Dorothy Mae Royston. He passed away September 28, 2020 in Ramona, OK.

Bill enlisted in the Army right after graduating from Seneca High School in Whittier, CA. He enjoyed going fishing, watching Dallas Cowboys football, watching wrestling, and loving on his beloved dog, Bear. He worked for a gasket manufacturing company as a machinist up until a few years ago. He then enjoyed working outdoors.

He is survived by his daughter, Jennifer Day of Hurst, TX; grandchildren, Emmaleigh Rangel of Hurst, TX, Angela Rangel of Hurst, TX, Ofelia Rangel of Hurst, TX, Jennifer “Alexa” Chajon of Hurst, TX; sisters, Gail Hovis-Day of Nappanee, IN, Marian Guinn of Vera, OK, Marilyn Oberg of Kerrville, TX, Donna McSmith of El Mirage, CA, and Deborah Hays of Anderson, MO.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Deborah Day; sister, Gloria Sue Hibbard; and parents, Lewis Day, and Dorothy Royston.

Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.

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