Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc. Established 1853

William L. Troutman, Jr.

Our History
Our Facilities
Our Staff
Casket Selections (Updated 3/17/2018)
Urn Selections
Ashland Cemetery
Our Location
Send Online Condolence
Online Preplanning Form
Words of Thanks


William L. Troutman, Jr., 66, of Carlisle, died Saturday, May 5, 2012, at his home. He was born on Monday, October 15, 1945, in Harrisburg, a son of Bertha A. (Shelly) Troutman of Carlisle and the late William L. Troutman, Sr.

Bill was a 1963 graduate of Boiling Springs High School and served in the U. S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He had been employed for the past 25 years with Fry Communications in Mechanicsburg, where he was a maintenance technician. Bill was a member of Eagles Aerie 1299 and the Moose Family Center, both of Carlisle and the V.F.W. Post 8851 in Boiling Springs. Bill enjoyed his family, working on projects with his grandsons and motorcycles. He also was an avid pool player and played at many of the local clubs.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Bonnie K. (Holda) Troutman, one son, Corey L. Troutman of Carlisle, one daughter, Michelle D. Troutman of Carlisle, one step-son, Thomas E. French of Carlisle, one step-daughter, Tracy A. Harris of Westland, MI, one brother, Marlin A. Troutman of Mt. Holly Springs, one sister, Donna J. Dolan of Gardners, three grandsons; Domaniq, Soren and Asher Maurer and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 19, 2012, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Boiling Springs V.F.W. Post 8851, 26A Hamilton Rd., Boiling Springs. Burial will be private. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle is assisting the family with the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

Click here to send a condolence

 Bill Troutman, a man of honor and a man of God; may you rest in eternal peace and your family be comforted by knowing that your name will always be held in the highest regard.

Chuck Toomey


 Deepest sympathy for your loss. I enjoyed the years that Bill and I worked together at Frys. I always enjoyed Bills stories for his past.
 He will be missed.

Roy G.Baldasari

Our thoughts, hearts, and prayers are with you all - we love you!!

Sandy & Chip Nestor & the girls

You will be truly missed by many. I am saddened that you had to leave this world so soon. You have left behind a great legacy on the pool table, and I am proud to have had the chance to learn from you. I wish I had another 15 years to keep learning from you. Until we meet again take care rother.


 I haven't seen Bill for a few years, but think of him often. He was one of our good friends growing up in Boiling Springs, and it is sad to know he is gone. Our prayers and sympathy are with his family.

Mark Miller

 Bonnie & family,
I just heard that Bill passed away. I'm so sorry in your time of loss.
You are in my prayers.
Charlotte (Charley) Henrey


Very sorry for your loss Bonnie.
 Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

Jeannie & Duke Snyder

 I  haven't seen Bill for a few years.  I am so sorry for your loss.  We will miss him.
  You are in our prayers.

 Lisa Weaver Stare & Adam Armolt

 Bonnie and Family.
Jim & I would like to send our condolences to you and your family. Our Thoughts and prayers are with you. Bill, was a wonderful person and friend. Everyone will surely miss him,his smile and friendly words whenever you would see him. God Bless and take care and please let us know if you need anything.

Jim & Sheri Morrison


 I haven't seen Bill for a while, but I knew him for over 35 years,and had some great discussions with him. One of the finest and brightest men I've ever known, there wasn't anything he wouldn't do for you. He's been in our prayers since we first heard of his battle. May he rest in peace, he's certainly earned it. Our hearts go out to you, call if you need anything.

Stephen, Karen, Sarah, Amy and Samantha Eckrich

I'm so sorry to hear about bill. It is hard to put into words what we feel. It seems like the older we get we lose contact with our friends. Please take care of your self . I will get in contact with you.

Marilyn McNeil

Our condolences go out to you and your family.
We have fond memories of times shared with Bill and you.

Tonya and Gary Thumma

Your message of condolence will appear here.
Back to Obituaries


Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
"Five Generations of Service"
Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Seymour A. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Jessie Morrison Ewing, FD
(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
Hastings A. Ewing, FD
(1866 ~ 1924)
Alexander B. Ewing, FD
(1831 ~ 1903)

Capital City Funeral Directors

Copyright © Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc. 2007-2018