George William "Bill" Overton
On December 13, 2017, George William “Bill” Overton passed away to continue his eternal journey with Jesus. He left behind his wife, Janet Austin Overton, their children, Heather Overton–Behl (Kevin), Tara Overton-Hennessy (Paul) and Tara and Paul’s children, Zo Overton-Hennessy (Bethany) and Xavia Overton-Hennessy. His parents, George and Beatrice Pitzer Overton and his sister, Mary Overton Drysdale preceded Bill in death.
Bill was born February 16, 1943 in Freeport, Illinois and moved to Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin when he was young. In college, he met the love of his life, Janet. They were married September 7, 1964.
Burial will be in Plummer Cemetery, west of Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
The family will host a Memorial Gathering from 9-10 am, Saturday, December 16, 2017 at First United Methodist Church in Lincoln, with a memorial service at 10 am.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Lincoln or the Lincoln-Logan Food Pantry.