Died: October 19, 2013
William Robert (Bill) Bedford, age 43, of Akron,OH, formerly of North Olmsted, OH. Loving son of Kathleen
(nee Bouman) and Edward Bedford. Brother of Sharon Douglas (Dan) and Eddie (deceased). Beloved uncle of Zoe and Lucy Douglas and beloved cousin and friend to many. Bill passed away peacefully on October 19,2013 after living bravely with Muscular Dystrophy. He was surrounded by family and friends. Bill was lovingly cared for by numerous devoted nurses. Bill was a tremendous prayer warrior and was referred to as "a man of God” by Fr.Milton who performed the anointing service prior to his passing. He was an avid reader and lover of animals, the Akron Zoo and science fiction. Bill was a graduate of North Olmsted High School. Funeral Mass Tuesday October 22, 2013 St. Christopher Church (20141 Detroit Rd, Rocky River) at 11 AM. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends may call at CHAMBERS FUNERAL HOME OF CLEVELAND 4420 ROCKY RIVER DRIVE AT PURITAS MONDAY 2-4 AND 6-8 PM In lieu of flowers,
the family requests donations be made to the William R. Bedford Memorial fund.