William P. "Will" Stonestreet, II

Born: Wed., Sep. 8, 1999
Died: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Nov. 14, 2017
Location: Shirley & Stout Funeral Homes & Crematory

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Wed., Nov. 15, 2017
Location: Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer

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William P. "Will" Stonestreet, II, 18, Kokomo, passed away at 1:50 a.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017, at Lutheran Hospital in Ft. Wayne.  He was born September 8, 1999, in Kokomo, to William P. and Andrea (Gabriel) Stonestreet.

Will was a senior at Northwestern High School and was also enrolled in the Integrated Technology Education Program at Ivy Tech in Advanced Manufacturing.  He worked in the pizza room at Martinos Italian Villa.  Will was an avid outdoorsman who loved outdoor sports.  He always went fishing with his friends every chance he got.  He was a member of the Scholastic Clay Target Program and shot trap and skeet since he was eight years old at the Izaak Walton League.

Survivors include his parents, William and Andrea Stonestreet; sister, Ariel (Joshua) Byers; niece, Aisley Ann Byers; nephew, Arlen Daniel Byers; paternal grandparents, Lee and Jan Stonestreet; maternal grandparents, Felix and Anita Gabriel; aunts, Felicia Morris and Marcus Johnson, and Cheryl and Miranda Stonestreet; uncles, Eric and Tonya Gabriel, Brian and Millie Gabriel, and Rob and Mary Ellen Stonestreet; his beloved girlfriend, Lauren Atwell; several cousins, Josh, Cameron, Courtney, Shawn, Matthew, Brittany, Conner, Anna, James, Teresa and Marie; his beloved dog, Maggie; and many, many friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 15, at Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer, 705 Southway Blvd. E.., Kokomo, with Pastor Kurt Gremel officiating.  Friends are invited to visit from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory, 1315 W. Lincoln Rd., Kokomo.  Memorial contributions may be in made in Will’s memory to the Scholastic Clay Target Program.  Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.stoutandson.com. 

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Mark, Tammy, & Ron Moyer Cameron & Dalton Eades
   Posted Mon November 13, 2017
Our hearts breaks for your family and The Ikes Young Guns. Deepest sympathies from our family and the Cass County Clays. Will was such a pleasant young man. It will be tough to shoot sporting clays and not think of him.

Renae Jordan
   Posted Mon November 13, 2017
Our deepest sympathy to you, Lauren and the Ike's Young Guns. We will always remember him when we shoot at the Ike's in Kokomo.
Brad, Renae and Spencer Jordan

Johns Family: Eileen, David and Joe
   Posted Mon November 13, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. We were deeply saddened by the news. We'll never forget the boys working together on their Chrysler presentation a couple of nights before. Our heartfelt sympathy to your family.

Brittany Dockemeyer
   Posted Mon November 13, 2017
Bill and Andrea,
I am so sorry to hear about Will. I imagine there is no pain more far-reaching and deeper than losing a child. My heart and prayers go out to you at this most difficult time.

Charlene Heinzman
   Posted Mon November 13, 2017
I was Will's German teacher for two years. My heart is breaking for you, his family. My thoughts and prayers go out to you. Will was a great young man and an absolute pleasure to be around. He will be missed.

Sharon surber
   Posted Mon November 13, 2017
Andrea my heart is breaking for you. There are no words to help you thru your loss. I pray for you and yours. Gods Blessings

Todd, Joann, and Tyler Hite
   Posted Mon November 13, 2017
Our hearts are broken for you and your family. Will was such a good kid! Our prayers and our thoughts are with you.

GAIL Bostick
   Posted Mon November 13, 2017
I am so sorry for your loss, my heart breaks for you. No parent should have to go through this .

Jan Bailey
   Posted Tue November 14, 2017
It is such a joy to see a young person so directed and working toward a positive future. His example will long remain. It was a privilege to work with him in the ITEP program. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. God's peace and grace be with you always.

Kent and Susie Weaver
   Posted Tue November 14, 2017
May our God comfort you and strengthen you during this time of mourning the loss of Will! We pray in the name of Jesus you find peace and hope with knowledge Will's spiritual life will continue at the hand and at the side of the Lord forever in Heaven! Amen

Dennis & Jeannie Vondersaar
   Posted Tue November 14, 2017
Please know that your family will be in our prayers and thoughts in the loss of your son - Will.

Jennifer Bowen
   Posted Wed November 15, 2017
My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Cindy Davis
   Posted Wed November 15, 2017
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Bob & Julie Peters
   Posted Wed November 15, 2017
Our hearts are breaking for you at this tragic time. We will miss seeing Will on the dock fishing and heading out to the lake in his boat. We are praying for all of you!
Bob and Julie Peters-your neighbors at Hamilton Lake.

Joyce Astell
   Posted Fri November 17, 2017
Andrea, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You have my deepest sympathy.

Dan Hathaway, Ohio SCTP State Advisor
   Posted Sat November 18, 2017
My deepest sympathies to Will's family, friends and SCTP Team mates...we send you our thoughts and prayers...

Coach Jim Tweedley
   Posted Tue November 21, 2017
The Collegiate Clay Target Shooting Team at Arizona State University expresses our deepest sympathies to Will's family, friends, and all of his SCTP Team mates.