KALAMAZOO, MICH. - The Rev. William C. "Bill" Neal, 67, formerly of Warren, died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at home after a long illness.
William was born Feb. 16, 1945, in Gary, Ind., the son of Edward Neal and Thelma Adams Neal.
He was a minister for more than 45 years.
William is survived by his wife, Cheryl Darlene Jackson Neal; sons, William Robert and William Brett; daughter, Dawn Rena Diggs; sister, Delorse Parker; brothers, Rev. James Neal and Darryl Neal and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a sister.
A gathering to celebrate his life will be held 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Schererville First Church of God, 1625 S. Cline Ave., Griffith, Ind.
Arrangements are being handled by Joldersma and Klein Funeral Home.