William “Bill” Hulshof, 64, of Archbold, Ohio, died Nov. 16, 2018, at the Cleveland Clinic, following an extended period of illness.
Born March 25, 1954, in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, he was the son of the late Henry and Berindina (Fekken) Hulshof.
Bill cherished his time growing up in Canada until he was 11 years old, when the family moved to the United States and settled in Wauseon. He graduated from Wauseon High School in 1973. On June 11, 2005, he married Susan Stambaugh and they resided in Archbold.
Bill worked for 42 years at Sauder Woodworking Company and enjoyed woodworking, making projects and furniture. He also enjoyed fishing, hockey, football and baseball, particularly supporting the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Lions, the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Ohio State Buckeyes. One of his favorite things to do was cook and spend time with his family.
In addition to his wife, Bill is survived by his children, Benjamin (and Tammy) Hulshof of Powell, Ohio, Cory (and Ryan) Anderson of Maumee, Ohio, Monica (and Michael) Armstrong of Napoleon, Ohio, and Colt (and Mariah Young) Hulshof of Wauseon, Ohio; siblings Jessica (and Michael) Luma of Hudson, Mich., Al (and Vivian) Hulshof of Adrian, Mich., Ed (and Deb) Hulshof and Harriett Hulshof, both of Sarnia, Ontario; seven grandchildren, Olivia, Elijah, Emma, Addison, Garrett, Sammy and Brennan; many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister who died in infancy.
Visitation is planned from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, at Eagle Funeral Home in Fayette. Funeral services are scheduled at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Fayette United Methodist Church, with Pastor Jeff Bandy officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant View Union Cemetery in Fayette.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Diabetes Association or the American Cancer Society.