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William  "Bill" R. Markham

Obituary for William "Bill" R. Markham

June 19, 1926 - June 27, 2018
Avon, Ohio | Age 92


William "Bill" R. Markham, 92 of Avon, formerly of Cincinnati, OH passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2018. He was born June 19, 1926 to parents Harry and Anna Markham.
Bill was the youngest of 11 children. He was a 1944 graduate of Catholic Central High School and a 1948 graduate of Siena College in Loudonville, New York where he earned his Bachelor's Degree. After college, Bill served in the U.S. Army. He worked as a Special Agent for the FBI for 30 years. After retiring, Bill worked as a private investigator and worked security for the Cincinnati Bengals. He enjoyed golf, tennis, playing cards and was very involved with serving the Parish he attended.
He is survived by his children Susan Berlon (Michael Berlon) and Kate Miller (Dr. David Miller); grandsons Nick, Alex, Chase, Christian and Zach; and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 65 years, Arlene (nee O'Brien).
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be forwarded to St. Joseph Church 32946 Electric Blvd., Avon Lake, OH 44012 or to the Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI Scholarship Fund in Memory of William Markham 3717 Fettler Park Dr. Dumfries, VA., 22025.
Friends may call on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at St. Joseph Church 32946 Electric Blvd., Avon Lake, OH from 9am – 10am for visitation with Mass starting at 10am. 440-933-3202

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