Originally created 01/11/00

Mr. William Stiver



HEPHZIBAH -- Mr. William Henry Stiver, 82, died Sunday, Jan. 9, 2000, at Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home.

Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Bicentennial Chapel, Fort Gordon. Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.

Mr. Stiver, a native of Youngstown, Ohio, had retired as a first sergeant in the Army after 28 years and was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He was awarded a purple heart and bronze star for his service in World War II. He was a life member of American Legion, Fortune Post and Disabled American Veterans. He was employed with civil service at Fort Gordon in the in-patient records department. He was Catholic.

Survivors include his wife, Alice F. Stiver; three daughters, Neva Renschen, Vicenza, Italy, Marzia Stiver, Augusta, and Vivian Stiver, Fairbanks, Alaska; a sister, June Masser, South Lion, Mich.; and three grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Army Emergency Relief, 200 Stovall St., Alexandria, VA 22332-0600.

Poteet Funeral Home, Peach Orchard Road, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 11, 2000