A native of Watonga, Oklahoma, he was the son of the late Oliver and Ella Goerke Killie .
He was a U S Navy veteran serving in the Korean War. He retired from AEDC where he had worked as an Instrument Technician. He was a member of the American Legion, delivered Meals on Wheels and enjoyed Coin Collecting.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Campbell Killie and one sister, Ladean Schueler.
He is survived by one son, William E. Killie and his wife, Melinda of Gohanna, Ohio, two grandchildren, Amanda Curty and her husband, James of Winchester and Joseph Killie and his fiancé Hannah Winters of Terre Haute, Indiana and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations to the Franklin County Humane Society.
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