Billy (William) Ball

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Billy (William) Ball passed away December 19, 2013, after a short illness at Bronson Methodist Hospital.

Billy was born on October 10, 1995, in Kalamazoo, along with his twin sister, Samantha, to William and Colleen “Kelly” Ball. He was a student at WoodsEdge Learning Center for 15 years.

Surviving are his parents; twin sister, Samantha of Kalamazoo; maternal grandmother, Marge O’Connell of Laurium; adopted grandmother, Lillian Carpenter of Gobles, Mich.; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

A mass of Christian burial and celebration of Billy’s life was held on December 23 in the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Kalamazoo with Rev. Msgr. Michael Hazard, Celebrant. Internment will be in Mt. Ever-Rest Memorial Park.

Arrangements made with Parchment Redmond Funeral Home. redmondfuneralhomes.net.