William Streeter Jr.


William H. "Bill" Streeter Jr., 83, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at his home in Garden City.

William H. "Bill" Streeter Jr., 83, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at his home in Garden City.

He was born Feb. 25, 1930, in Scott City, to William Howard Sr. and Kathryn Neuenschwander Streeter.

A resident of Garden City since 1940, Mr. Streeter had been the owner and operator of Streeter Ditching. He was a member of First Christian Church of Garden City and the Garden City Road Riders. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving during the Korean conflict.

On Dec. 5, 1954, he married Ghita V. Mickey Lane in Bellflower, Calif. She survives. Other survivors include two sons, Arnold Streeter of Garden City, and Albert and wife Sheila Streeter of Fullerton, Neb.; three sisters, Ruthella Wagner and Jo Ann Glasse, both of Garden City, and Marlene Richmeier of Toledo, Ohio; two grandchildren, Joshua W. Streeter and Krista V. Streeter, both of Garden City; and two great-grandchildren, Savannah Wilson and Journie Wilson, both of Fullerton. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Albert E. Streeter; and a sister, Twila McKinley.

Funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at First Christian Church in Garden City. Burial will be at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City.

Visitation hours are 1 to 8 p.m. Friday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Garden City, with the family receiving friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Condolences may be sent at www.priceandsons.com. Memorials to the Bill Streeter Memorial Fund may be sent in care of the funeral home, 620 N. Main St., Garden City, KS 67846.

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