William F. Carver

MENDOTA – William F. Carver, 68, of Mendota, died unexpectedly in his home on Tuesday, May 17, 2022.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 24 at 11 a.m. at the Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota, with Rev. Jeff Brace officiating. Burial will be at Greenfield Cemetery, LaMoille. Visitation will be Monday, May 23 from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Bill, or Buck as many knew him, was born on July 6, 1953, in Spring Valley to Everett H. Carver and Naida Noy Carver. Bill was married to Melony S. Bothe in Rockton on June 25, 1986. Bill and Melony have been residents of Mendota for 35 years.

Bill is survived by his wife Melony; his four children, Dana Carver, Ashleigh Carver, Garrett Carver, Brenna Carver; and his eight grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

He grew up on the family farm in LaMoille and was one of five children: Gerald (Dorothy) Carver, James (Bert) Carver, Linda (Roger) Harvey, and Beverly Carver. 

Bill was an avid arrowhead collector and loved to paint. He was a kind, loving man who was happy living a simple life at home. 

Memorials may be directed to the LaMoille Lions Club. Online condolences may be left at www.merrittfh.com.


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