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William "Bill" Books

April 23, 1949 — December 10, 2023

Elkhart, IN

William Allen Books. 74 of Elkhart, IN passed away on December 10, 2023 at Elkhart General Hospital. Bill was born on April 23, 1949 in Goshen, IN to William and LaBrilla Books.

Bill survived by his brothers Kieth Null and Michael Books.

Bill honorably served his country in the United States Army. He worked as an engineer for NIPSCO and was a car salesman at Kirk Chevrolet Goshen. He enjoyed turtle fishing and traveling. He loved to spend time with his friends and family.

Graveside services with full military honors will be at 1:30pm on Thursday December 28, 2023 at Oakridge Cemetery in Goshen, IN. Stemm-Lawson-Peterson Funeral Home, 1531 Cobblestone Blvd., Elkhart, IN 46514 is assisting Bill’s family. Online condolences may be made to the family at

To send flowers to the family in memory of William "Bill" Books, please visit our flower store.

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Thursday, December 28, 2023

Starts at 1:30 pm (Eastern time)

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Oakridge Cemetery of Goshen

427 North 1st Street
Goshen, IN 46528

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