In Loving Memory of

William L. Eddy

07/30/1921 - 10/21/2013

William L. Eddy, 92, died on October 21, 2013 in Gainesville, FL


Bill was born July 30, 1921 in South Bend, Indiana, and raised in Columbus, Indiana.  He received a Bachelor’s Degree in business from Indiana University.


In the F.B.I., he served in Atlanta, New York, Chicago, Albuquerque and Miami.  He was a security supervisor in New York and a criminal supervisor in Miami.  He was a member of the Former Agents of the F.B.I. since 1976.


Bill served in the U.S.N.R. from 1942 to 1946.  He was a pilot instructor at Pensacola, FL and served aboard the aircraft carrier, U.S.S. Lexington.  He retired in 1961 as a Lt. Commander.


He was employed as director of security at the Ocean Reef Club, Largo, FL, 1975-1976.  Bill was Chief of Investigations, State of Florida, Department of Insurance Fraud Division, 1976-1982.  He retired to Gainesville and was a member of Grace Methodist Church.


His wife, Charlotte Buxton Eddy died in February 2002 and his wife, Dixie Galloway died November 2011.  He is survived by daughter, Karen, two sons, David and William and six grandchildren.

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  1. Tommie Siesky at · Reply

    Mr Kitty and Divvy and I shall miss our dear friend and former Cottage neighbor, who liked the banana bread we shared.

  2. Kenny Wolf at · Reply

    So sorry to hear of your Dad’s Death. As neighbors in North Miami, your folks were special people. My Mom, Barb use to always enjoy a Christmas card from Charlotte.

    Pam & Kenny Wolf
    1401 73rd
    Windsor Heights Ia 50324

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