86, of Mooresville, passed away on June 28, 2023, at his home, surrounded by his family. Bill was born on April 24, 1937 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the late Roy F. McAuley and Anna Ruby (Kafader) McAuley.
After graduating from Arsenal Tech High School on Indianapolis’ Eastside, Bill proudly and honorably served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Upon returning home, he married Judy (Morgenthaler) in May of 1959. They just recently celebrated 64 years of marriage. Bill was owner and President of Indy Walls & Ceilings, from 1973-2005, when he retired after 32 years. He was a long-time member of the First United Methodist Church in Mooresville. He enjoyed golfing and tending to his yard, especially leaf blowing in the fall.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Joseph McAuley.
He is survived by his wife, Judy McAuley; daughters Rebecca (Gary) Underwood, Karalee (David) Stinson, and grandchildren Jacob Stinson, Olivia Stinson and Jeremy Stinson, who will all miss him dearly.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate Bill’s life on Friday, July 7th from 11am-1pm at the Mooresville First United Methodist Church, 900 Indianapolis Rd., with memorial services beginning at 1:00pm in the church.
Memorial contributions are encouraged to be made in Bill’s memory to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Final arrangements and cremation are entrusted to Carlisle Branson Funeral Service & Crematory, Mooresville. Please visit www.CarlisleBranson.com to share a favorite memory or to sign the online guest registry.