The Herald Bulletin
---- — ANDERSON — William Stanford “Bill” Noland, 92, of Anderson, formerly of Markleville, passed away Thursday evening March 27, 2014, at Bethany Pointe in Anderson.
He was born April 6, 1921, in Cadiz, Ind., the son of the late William C. and Ethel M. (Hull) Noland.
He proudly served his country in the United States Navy during World War II, serving in Northern Africa, two beaches at Normandy and in the Pacific Theater.
Bill was a tool and die maker for Guide Lamp of Anderson, retiring after 42 years of service. He was a Mason for 71 years and was a member of the Markleville Masonic Lodge #629 and Eastern Star, honorary member of Shirley Lodge #531, the Middletown Arch Chapter, Royal Arch Masons #143 and the Scottish Rite.
Survivors include his daughter, Martha Marie (Bob) Davis of Parker, Colo; son, Charles Noland of Markleville; three granddaughters; three grandsons; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Irma Barber of Anderson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Carolyn, in 2004.
Masonic and funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10 a.m. in the Condo and Son Funeral Home in Wilkinson with Markleville Masonic Lodge #629 officiating. Burial will follow at McCray Cemetery in Wilkinson. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Markleville Masonic Lodge #629, P.O. Box 12, Markleville, IN 46056
Online condolences may be shared at www.condoandson.com and www.theheraldbulletin.com.