William H. Evans III, 81, of Mentor, Ohio, and formerly of Sandusky, died Dec. 15, 2012, in Lake West Medical Center in Willoughby.
He was born March 2, 1931, in Kingston, Pa.
Mr. Evans worked as a loan officer for Leader Mortgage in Cleveland for 24 years.
He enjoyed boating out of the Grand River Marina and Cedar Point. He also was a member of Western Reserve Yacht Club and a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Survivors include his sons, William (Amy) Evans IV, of Palm Harbor, Fla., Daniel (Jennifer) Evans, of Mentor, and James (Rebecca Myers) Evans of Parma, Ohio; grandchildren, Emily, Elizabeth, Molly and Caroline Evans and Rachel Justice.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Maureen Evans, and sister, Nancy Carothers.
Services for family will be private.
Contributions may be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110-2602 or donate online at hospicewr.org.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Mentor. Condolences may be shared at brunners.com.