961 25th Street Columbus, IN 47201

William E Rader, Sr.

November 30, 1942 - May 13, 2023


Obituary For William E Rader, Sr.

William E. Rader Sr., 80, of Bloomington, IN, passed away Saturday, May 13, 2023, at Hospice House in Bloomington, IN with his children by his side.

William was born in Indianapolis, IN to Jesse & Marcile (Nichols) Rader who preceded him in death. Also, preceding her in death were his wife Arminda (Cooper) Rader, Grandson Jacob Birch, Sisters Carolyn Warmoth & Jessica Wilson and Nephew John Zahand.

William loved fishing, feeding the birds and watching IU basketball which he was an avid fan for most of his life. He also was a true family man and did whatever necessary to take care of his family. He will be missed at his favorite hang out Kenny's tavern where he truly cared for so many of the patrons & staff there.

William is survived by Son, William Jr. (Twylah) Rader, Daughter, Lucille Birch, Brother, Sherman Rader, Step Grandson Wil Beaty and several nieces and nephews also survive.

Per his wishes William will be cremated and there will be no memorial service.

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