William "Bill" Eugene Lynch, 76, died Friday Oct. 26, 2012 at trinity Manor, Dodge City.
William "Bill" Eugene Lynch, 76, died Friday Oct. 26, 2012 at Trinity Manor, Dodge City. He was born April 15, 1936 at Isabel, Kan. the son of Clyde and Pauline (Ziegler) Lynch.
Lynch moved to Dodge City in 1950. He graduated from Kansas State University in 1957. Lynch was a Agriculture science teacher in Ensign for a few years before starting Lynch Feed Yard, where he was the owner and operator until 2002. Bill married Valerie Moore on July 31, 1999 in Dodge City, she survives. Lynch enjoyed golfing, skiing, and fishing in Alaska in his spare time.
He was a member of the First Christian Church, National Rifle Association, and the Kansas State Livestock Association.
He is survived by his wife Valerie of the home; son Bob Lynch and wife Teresa of Dodge City; two daughters Debra Coghill of Hays; Kristi Lacy and husband Jack of Garber, Okla.; and step daughter Kim Rose of Dodge City. He is also survived by nine grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Bob Lynch.
Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 at First Christian Church at with Dr. Phil Scott presiding. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in Dodge City. Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012 at Swaim Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to the First Christian Church in care of the funeral home.
Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.