US Air Force

William V. "Bill" Ullrich

May 10, 1942 ~ November 3, 2021 (age 79)


William V. "Bill"  Ullrich, 79, of Aurora, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, November 3, 2021 surrounded by his family.

He was born May 10, 1942, in Cincinnati, Ohio, son of the late John F. Ullrich and Nettie (Agers) Ullrich. 
Bill served his country as a member of the United States Air Force.

Bill was a Life member of St. Mary's Catholic Church.  He served as a 4th degree Grand Knight with the Knights of Columbus Council 2111.  Bill retired as a Sgt. with the Dearborn County Sheriffs Department.  He was very active in the town of Aurora, and served on numerous County boards and councils. 

Bill loved getting together with his family, celebrating birthdays, holidays, or a 'just because' day.  He will be missed by his children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and his brothers, and the many friends he made throughout his lifetime, many that became like family.

William is survived by his children, Mike (Carol) Ullrich of Dry Ridge, KY, Tina (Pedro) Orellano of Fayetteville, NC, Kim (Joe) Hamilton of Crestwood, KY, Eric (Annette) Ullrich of Aurora, IN; brothers, John (Yvonne) Ullrich of Norwood, OH, Nick (Judi) Ullrich of Aurora, IN, Roger (Deb) Ullrich of Cincinnati, OH, Kevin Ullrich of Aurora, IN; grandchildren, Billy Ullrich, Joanna Ullrich, Brittney Gonzales, Chelsea Murphy, Chris Deutsch, Tim Davis, Eric Ullrich Jr., Nathan Ullrich, and Brady Ullrich; great-grandchildren, Ian Ullrich, Emilia Gonzales, Leilah Gonzales, Waylon, Sutton, and Walker Deutsch. 

He was preceded in death by parents John and Nettie; his loving wife of 57 years, Billie Lee Ullrich. 

Friends will be received Wednesday, November 10, 2021, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at the St. Mary's Catholic Church, 203 Fourth Street, Aurora, Indiana. 

Services will be held at the church on Thursday at 11:00 am with Father Chris Craig officiating.

Interment will follow in the River View Cemetery, Aurora, Indiana.  Military graveside services will be conducted by the Southeastern Indiana Honor Guard.
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November 10, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
St. Mary's Catholic Church
203 Fourth Street
Aurora, IN 47001

Mass of Christian Burial
November 11, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Mary's Catholic Church
203 Fourth Street
Aurora, IN 47001

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