William Joseph “Bill” Stiles, age 87 of Hillsboro, Missouri, passed away on November 18, 2017, in St. Louis.
He was born September 19, 1930, in Keytesville, Missouri. He was a retired Cartographer for the U.S. Government at Defense Mapping, Bill earned his Masters in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois.
He was the former owner of Stiles Electronics’. He was a piano and organ player. He enjoyed anything that had to do with electronics and Sound Systems and had also written extensively for many electronic publications. Bill was a member of Highland Baptist Church, Hillsboro.
He is survived by:
Wife-Margaret L. Stiles, (nee Christy), of Hillsboro, Missouri.
Son-Darrell E. ( Tracy) Stiles, of Hillsboro, Missouri
Son-Daniel J. Stiles, of Hugo, Oklahoma
Daughter-Kristi D. (Jeff) Williams, of Sikeston, Missouri
Son-Robert D. Stiles, of Lebanon, Missouri
Son-Timothy A. ( Cathy) Stiles, of Birch Run, Michigan
Grandchildren- Becky, Abby, Kalli, Jayci, Spencer, Alexander “Xander”, Bella, and William “Liam”
Proceeded in death by his Parents,
Father-Josiah P. “Joe” Stiles
Mother-Esther A. Stiles (nee Kistler)
Visitation-Tuesday, November 21, 2017, from 5 to 7pm at Robert D. Brown Funeral Home Inc, 103 4th Street, Hillsboro, Missouri, 63050.
Funeral-Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at 11am in the funeral home chapel.
Burial-Peaceful Meadows Cemetery, Hillsboro, Missouri.
The family has requested no flowers. They have however requested memorial donations to be sent to the Native American Heritage Association. P. O. Box 512, Rapid City South Dakota, 57709