William C. “Bill” Applegate, 60, passed away Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at Morrison Woods Health Campus, Muncie. He was born September 17, 1955, to Donald E. and Donna J. (McMaster) Applegate.
Bill graduated from Daleville High School, Class of 1973. He was a retired Lieutenant with the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department after 33 years of service, and at the time of his death, he was assigned to the Hancock County I.T. Department. Bill was a member of the Greenfield Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #140, Moose Lodge, Indianapolis, and the Indiana Sheriff’s Association.
He enjoyed camping, fishing, building things, and was a master of computers.
In addition to his parents; he is survived by a brother, Bruce (Arline) Applegate; sister, Renee (Joe) Harbert; an aunt, and several nieces and nephews. Bill is also survived by his family at the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department.
Bill was preceded in death by a sister, Cheryl Applegate-Pitcock.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m., Sunday, August 21, 2016 at Elm Ridge Funeral Home, 4600 West Kilgore Ave., Muncie, IN 47304.Services will be at 10 a.m., Monday, August 22, at the funeral home with Chaplain Roger Kinion officiating. Entombment will be at Elm Ridge Memorial Park following the service.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at elmridgefuneralhome.com.