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William Hoshaw

October 4, 1974 — August 23, 2022

Battle Creek

William Eldon Hoshaw went home to be with the lord, Tuesday, August 23, 2022. He was born October 4, 1974 to William F. and Sharon K. (Zerby) Hoshaw. Bill was a kind hearted, caring man. He always made friends easily and was tremendously loyal. He was a loving Son, Brother, Husband, Father, Uncle and Friend. He will be greatly missed.

He was a 1994 graduate of Harper Creek High School. He worked at Johnson controls for over 20 years as a forklift driver and then at Marshall Excelsior in the warehouse.  He enjoyed family reunions, bowling, Detroit Lions Football, Detroit Tigers Baseball and sitting around a nice bonfire with his family.

He married Melissa Batterson May 12, 2001, she survives. He is also survived by two daughters Christina Hoshaw of Nashville, MI and Maddison Hoshaw of Battle Creek, MI. One Brother, James (Mary) Hoshaw of Sturgis, Two sisters, Beth (Joe) Chriss of Canton, MI and Nora (Kraig) Eaton of Battle Creek.  As well as several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends.

He was preceded in death by both parents and a nephew, Matthew William Eaton.

Cremation has taken place, there will be a Memorial Service Saturday, September 24 th at 11:00 am at North Avenue Church of God.

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Saturday, September 24, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

North Avenue Church of God

1079 North Ave, Battle Creek, MI 49017

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