William (Bill) Oscar Switzer
Departed May 1, 2022 in Horseshoe Bay, Florida
William (Bill) Oscar Switzer of Horseshoe Beach, Florida passed of natural causes in the comfort of his home, surrounded by his loved ones May 1, 2022.
Bill is survived by his wife of 42 years, Darlene Switzer; sons William O. Switzer, Jr. and wife; Joshua Paul Switzer and Brian Austin; adopted daughter Rochelle Bates; granddaughter Madisyn Switzer, and many loving nieces, nephews and extended family. Bill was a loving father, husband, and great friend to many.
Bill was born July 12, 1955 in Beckley, West Virginia to Paul & Mary Switzer. He moved to Melbourne, Florida as a young child where he enjoyed crabbing, playing baseball and spending time with his grandmother Mattie McConnell. As Bill grew so did his love for the outdoors and his adventurous spirit. This love took him to he peaks of the Rockies to the bluegrass of Kentucky and to his final home in Horseshoe Beach, Florida.
Family and friends may call from 11:30 am until time of service at 1:00 pm on Friday, May 6, 2022 at Brownlie Maxwell Funeral Home, 1010 E. Palmetto Avenue, Melbourne, Florida. Burial will follow in the Melbourne Cemetery.
He was loved by all who knew him and his stories will be forever remembered.