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William Fivecoat

March 20, 1953 ~ January 16, 2021 (age 67)

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William Fivecoat, 67 of Thorntown, Indiana, peacefully passed away on January 16, 2021 with his wife by his side.  William was born in Indianapolis to Harley and Eva (Marvel) Fivecoat.  He faithfully served his country in the Marine Corps. and the National Guard, where he earned the National Defense Service Medal and a Rifle Expert Badge.  William earned an Associate’s Degree in Accounting from Ivy Tech and provided tax and accounting services with his business, Fivecoat Business Service.  He was a member of the Brownsburg American Legion and enjoyed fishing and camping.

In addition to his parents, William is preceded in death by his first wife, Ruthann Fivecoat.

William is survived by his loving wife, Susan Fivecoat; his sons, Steven Fivecoat, Chance Fivecoat, and Jason (Toni) Stephey; his brothers, Jim Fivecoat and Ronnie (wife Bunny) Fivecoat; his sister, Sandy Anderson; and his six grandchildren.

A graveside service with military honors will be held on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 2 pm at Lincoln Memory Gardens in Whitestown, Indiana.  All are kindly asked to wear a mask and practice social distancing. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Boone County Indiana Fraternal Order of Police for Shop with a Cop.

Arrangements are entrusted to Eric M.D. Bell Funeral Home of Pittsboro, Indiana.  All are encouraged to share thoughts, prayers, and memories with William’s family on his memorial page found on the funeral home’s website, .


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Graveside Service
January 21, 2021

2:00 PM


Boone County Indiana Fraternal Order of Police Shop with a Cop
1905 Indianapolis Avenue, Lebanon IN 46052
Tel: 1-765-482-1412

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