William V. “Bill” Counseller, 92, of Amarillo, passed away on April 8, 2021. He was born July 17, 1928 in Topeka, Kansas to Charles and Mary Mabel (Hostettler) Counseller.
Bill served in the Air Force and achieved the rank of Staff Sgt. He was an instructor for jet engine mechanics at Amarillo Air Force Base. Bill owned and ran Canyon Body Shop and Wrecker Service in Canyon, Texas. He was a member of the Canyon Fire Department as a Volunteer Firefighter. He also managed the Canyon Airport and held his private pilot’s license.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Norma Elizabeth Counseller Morton; three brothers, Douglas Keith “Jack” Counseller, Rex Lee Counseller, and Robert Eugene Counseller
Those left to cherish his memory are his children, Robert Counseller, of San Antonio, Brenda Counseller, and Kay Counseller Record, all of San Antonio; grandchildren, Erika Leigh Record-Sparks and husband Robert, Jordan Lynn Record Granzin and husband Travis, Casey and Hayden, Michael Jesse Counseller, and Lillyanna Christine “Anna” Counseller.