William “Bill” Clouser

July 18, 1946 – Nov. 30, 2021

William “Bill” Joseph Clouser, Crawfordsville, passed away Tuesday morning at Miller’s Manor in Mooresville. He was 75.

Born July 18, 1946 in Lafayette, Ind., he was the son of Henry Clouser and Elizabeth Bradshaw Clouser.

Mr. Clouser served his country in the Navy, stationed aboard the USS Boston. He went to work at General Electric and then to R.R. Donnelley, retiring from there in 2017. He graduated from Darlington High School in 1964 and attended Sam’s Technical University.

Survivors include his nine siblings, Tom (Judy) Clouser of Crawfordsville, Martha (Joe) Porter of Schertz, Texas, Phyllis Foye of Mooresville, Suzanne Vida of Elwood, Ind., Marjorie Clouser of San Antonio, T.X., Virginia Hayes of Auburn, Ky., Kevin (Nicole) Clouser of Boise, Idaho, Karen (Morris) Critchlow of Auburn, Ky. and Ruth (Mark) Chambers of Naples, Fla.; two sisters-in-law, Marilyn Clouser of Brownsburg and Kimberly Clouser of East Hampton, Conn.; along with many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Mary Cheek; three brothers, Phillip Clouser, Gerry Clouser and Timothy Clouser; and four brothers-in-law, Randall Foye, Jerry Cheek, Calvin Hayes and Richard Vida.

A private graveside service for his family will be held at Greenlawn Cemetery in Darlington.  Arrangements were entrusted to Burkhart Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at