William E. “Bill” Saunders

William E. “Bill” Saunders

LANCASTER—William E. “Bill” Saunders, 81, of Lancaster passed away suddenly on April 17, 2018. He was a U. S. Navy veteran.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Beverly Saunders; children, Michael Saunders, JoAnn Nelson and Gary Saunders (Cheryl); eight grandchildren, Amanda (Sara), Laura, Daniel, Chris, Robbie, Allie, Bradley and Richard (Jenna); seven sisters and brothers and a sister-in-law, Sue Bradley.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 21, at Corrottoman Baptist Church, Ottoman. Family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 20, 2018, at Currie Funeral Home, Kilmarnock. Interment took place at 11 a.m. Monday, April 23, at Oakwood Cemetery, Falls Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 11835 Canon Boulevard, Suite A 102, Newport News, VA 23606.