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William Pollock

September 16, 1951 — April 17, 2020

Formerly of Middle Point and Van Wert

William Everett "Bill" Pollock, 68, formerly of Middle Point and Van Wert, passed away on Friday, April 17, 2020 at the University of Toledo Medical Center of complications from COVID-19. He was born on September 16, 1951 to Dwain and Dorothy Pollock. Bill played basketball and was a graduate of Lincolnview High School and Defiance College. On June 8, 1974, he married Carol Ann Stamper. Bill was a dedicated farmer and, in his retirement, continued to work locally. For many years, Bill attended the Ohio High School Boy's Basketball tournament with friends and family. Bill's favorite pastime was watching Lincolnview Lancer basketball. Recently, he loved spending time with his three grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Carol, twin daughters, Cammie and Carrie, and brother, Rex Pollock. Bill is survived by his son, Chad (Casey) and three grandchildren, Greyson, Keira and Ashlyn.

Because of national health concerns, Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory and the Pollock family are following directives outlined by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and the Ohio Department of Health. While family and friends are invited to attend Bill's graveside service at 11:15 AM in Ridge Cemetery, Middle Point, any one attending the service is asked to stay in their vehicles. Please reach out to us by phone ( 419-238-1112 ) or via online condolences at and we will share your sympathies with the Pollock family. A live webcast and video recording of Bill's service will be view-able after 11:15 AM on Friday, May 1, 2020 at

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lincolnview Athletic Boosters.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, Van Wert, Ohio .

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Friday, May 1, 2020

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