William Edward Syers
William Edward Syers
  • February 26, 1926 - August 21, 2014
  • Tempe, Arizona

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William (Bill) Syers, 88, born February 26, 1926 in DeKoven, KY passed away after an extended illness on August 21, 2014. Bill and his wife, Veda were married for over 65 years and have lived in Tempe, AZ since 1970. He is survived by his wife, and two sons, David (Cherine) of Syracuse, IN and Drew of Tempe, AZ, two grandchildren, Candace (Joseph) Good of Kokomo, IN and Anthony ( Annie) Syers of Greenwood, IN and 8 great-grandchildren.
Bill served in the US Army during WWII in the Quartermaster Corp. Bill's career with IBM moved him from Evansville, IN, Cincinnati, OH, Terre Haute, IN, Mobile, AL, Chicago, IL and Tempe, AZ where he retired from Teledyne Packard Bell in 1991. After retirement, Bill enjoyed travelling, fishing, and RVing with his family.
A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 1:00pm at Carr Tenney Mortuary, 2621 S. Rural Road, Tempe, AZ. Reception to follow at Tempe Church of Christ located at 2424 S. Mill Ave. Tempe, AZ.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Tempe Church of Christ.