Obituary for William Werner

William “Bill” Werner, 77, of Berlin Heights, passed away on Tuesday August 7, 2018 at Stein Hospice Care Center. He was born on August 18, 1940, in Norwalk and has lived in Berlin Heights for most of his life. He was a 1958 graduate of Berlin Heights High School and served in the Ohio National Guard. He worked for Hug Concrete in Norwalk and owned and operated Sparkle Market in Berlin Heights for over 20 years. He served on the Berlin Heights Village Council, Zoning Board, served on the Board o ...
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William “Bill” Werner, 77, of Berlin Heights, passed away on Tuesday August 7, 2018 at Stein Hospice Care Center. He was born on August 18, 1940, in Norwalk and has lived in Berlin Heights for most of his life. He was a 1958 graduate of Berlin Heights High School and served in the Ohio National Guard. He worked for Hug Concrete in Norwalk and owned and operated Sparkle Market in Berlin Heights for over 20 years. He served on the Berlin Heights Village Council, Zoning Board, served on the Board of Directors for the former Elyria Savings and Trust in Berlin Heights. Bill was an active member of the Berlin Heights Kiwanis and Jaycees. Bill was the 2018 Berlin Heights Man of The Year. He loved golfing, snowmobiling, collected trains, and attending sporting events. He is survived by his wife 33 years Peggy, his children, Michelle Kopronica, of Eaton Twp., and Shannon Fish, of Wesley Chapel, FL, a sister Babette Kasik, of Murraysville, PA, six grandchildren, and one great-granddaughter. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Helen (Jarrett) Werner. Friends may call on Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 at the Morman-Hinman-Tanner Funeral Home, 38 South Street, Berlin Heights. On Saturday their will be one hour of visitation prior to services at 12 Noon. Chaplain Melvin Sayler will be officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice. Online condolences may be left at mormanfuneralhome.com
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Recent Condolence Notes

Tuesday, 8/14/2018
Billy was a relative of my best childhood friend growing up in Berlin Heights. He and his parents ran an outstanding grocery for a small community.
Art Opfer, Yakima, WA.
- Art Opfer

Saturday, 8/11/2018
Peggy, thinking about you so much; wishing peace and comfort to you and your family.
- Peggy Malone

Bill was a good friend to my parents and family. Sending my sincere condolences. May your cherished memories comfort you during this difficult time.
- Susan Vartorella Boose

Friday, 8/10/2018
Mr. Berlin Heights should be his nickname. An outstanding person RIP Bill.
- Tim Gammie

I am so saddened to hear about this. I considered Bill as a very close friend. I was the youngest member of the coffee club. I will cherish those memories. Peggy I am praying for you and the family.
- Ravin Fields

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