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George W. "Bill" Bass

January 9, 1928 ~ July 12, 2019 (age 91)


A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, July 14, 2019 from 3:00 to 5:00pm with a Military Service at 5:00pm at the Saxon Club, 710 Meridian Rd. in Youngstown for George W. "Bill" Bass, 91,  who passed away on July 12, 2019. Bill was born on January 9, 1928 in Chanute, Kansas, a son of Homer D. Bass and Margaret Taggart Bass. He was a U.S. Marine, serving from 1946 to 1947.  He was a graduate of Springfield Missouri High School and  received his degree in Civil Engineering from The University of Missouri.  He was an Engineer for U.S. Steel in Youngstown, Ohio, 31 years in management, retiring in 1983. He enjoyed bowling, bocce and golf . He was proud of his hole in one at Lakeside Golf Course in 1994.  Surviving are three sons, William S. (Lore) Bass of Chicago, Scott D. (Kathy) Bass of Nashville, and Tod A. (Laura) Bass of Alabama; one daughter, Lynn D. (Vance) McLellan of Canfield; and eight grandchildren.  Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn F. Turner Bass, whom he married May 15, 1954, and a brother Warren Bass.


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