William L. Shockey, of Fort Myers and formerly of LaBelle, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, with his family by his side. He was born Aug. 2, 1945, in Warren, Ohio, the son of Effie Lucille (Carder) and Robert L. Shockey.
He lived in Southwest Florida for many years and was known by many. He retired form Sprint.
He survived by his daughters, Cynthia (Bruce) Balmer, Candice (Anthony) Hunter and Crystal Shockey; grandchildren, Brooke (Jr.) Hendry, Elizabeth Balmer, Sebastian Shockey and Ethan Hunter; great-grandchildren, Allan Hendry, Tucker Hendry and Zoey Adcock; and great-stepgrandchildren, Deanna, Brooke and Faith Hunter.
He is preceded in death by wife, Coral Ann Shockey; parents; one brother and two sisters.
His viewing was held Saturday, May 18, 2013, with a memorial service the following day in the chapel at the Anderson-Patterson Funeral and Cremation Services.
Those who wish to offer condolences to the family are urged to visit his memorial Web site at: www.andersonpatterson.com and sign the guestbook.