William (Bill) Woodrow Renfro Jr, 75, Olathe, Kansas passed away peacefully at Olathe Health Hospice House on Oct. 2, 2019.
William (Bill) Woodrow Renfro Jr, 75, Olathe, Kansas passed away peacefully at Olathe Health Hospice House on Oct. 2, 2019. He was born Dec. 7, 1943 in Springfield, Missouri to the late William W and Ellen E (Hughes) Renfro.
William served in the Navy from 1962 to 1966. He owned and operated Royal Pets Grooming 1975 to 1987, and Royal Pet Emporium from 1988 to 2000. After retiring from the grooming business, he worked at Sprint for a short period before starting at Farmers Insurance where he worked from 2002 until he retired in March of 2019. In 1995, Bill received a Bachelor’s Degree in fine arts. Bill enjoyed spending time with family, along with his hobbies of gardening, reading, painting and crocheting.
He is survived by his spouse, of 28 years, Terry (TJ) Hite and his three children, Teresa (John) Simonis, Leavenworth, Alicia (Tracy) Rose, Leavenworth and Desiree (Brian) Bailey, Leavenworth, eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, brother, Jimmy Renfro and sisters, Linda (Gary) Sanders and Terry Stillian and his four legged kids, Tucker and Rachel.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The family will receive family and friends at Belden Larkin Funeral Home, 707 South 6th Street on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m. Memorials in his name may be directed to the family.