William J. Bodish

September 19, 1942April 15, 2014

Age 71, of Miamisburg, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday April 15, 2014 at Sycamore Hospital in Miamisburg, Ohio. Bill was born on September 19, 1942 at St Anne’s Hospital in Dayton, Ohio to the late Steve and Rita (Hohenbrink) Bodish. Also preceding him in death are his father-in-law, Rudolph J and mother-in-law, Dorothy E Rado; brother-in-law, Ronald L Rado, sister-in-law, Janet M Brunner (Rado), great nephews, Andrew and Jacob Carroll, and niece, Sheila Bodish (Teegardin). Bill is survived by his wife of 49 years, Judy A Bodish (Rado); Son, James W (Carol) Bodish from Miami Township; Daughter, Lori Ann Cooper from Centerville, Ohio and Daughter, Kathleen Lucas from West Carrollton, Ohio; grandchildren, Ashley Nichole Lucas, Andrew P Lucas, Anthony M Lucas, Fallon Cooper, Caiden James Bodish; brother Steve (Marcia) Bodish; nephews Michael and Darrin Bodish; and many nieces and nephews, including: Annette (Patrick) Carroll, Jennifer (Billy) Davis, David (Lori) Rado, Ronald (Betsy) Rado and Diane (Michael) Lamers, as well as many great-nieces and nephews, friends and extended family. A special thanks to all the physicians, nurses and support personnel at Sycamore Hospital ICU, Miamisburg, OH. A graduate of Patterson Coop (1961) and a US Navy Veteran (1963), Bill retired from DMAX in 2006 and began pursuing fishing as his full-time hobby. Friends and family may visit from 4-8pm on Tuesday, April 22 at the Gebhart-Schmidt-Parramore Funeral Home, Miamisburg. Prayers will be held at 10:00am on Wednesday at the funeral home. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 am on Wednesday, April 23 at Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church, 6 South Third St., Miamisburg, with Fr. Tom Nevels celebrant. Interment following at Miami Valley Memory Gardens, Centerville, Oh. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, P.O. Box 4527 New York, NY 10163 or the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDFR) 26 Broadway New York, NY 10004, in memory of Bill. Personal condolences may be left for Bill's family by visiting


  • Visitation Tuesday, April 22, 2014
  • Prayer Service Wednesday, April 23, 2014
  • Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, April 23, 2014

William J. Bodish

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Patty Hoeler

April 23, 2014

Judy, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. You are a very strong woman and God will continue to give you the strength as you begin to heal. You have many who are here to support you. All of my best.

Paula Young

April 21, 2014

Judy, I am praying for comfort for you and your family as you lay your husband to rest. My prayers are with you.

LaTonya Nyoka

April 21, 2014

Judy, I am praying for your continued strength during this time of transition...Please know that the Lord has left you with a comforter who will see you through the tough days ahead. Take care.

ron zavattieri

April 21, 2014

To Jim and Family.
Ronz and family have all of you in our prayers.

Cindy Rado

April 20, 2014

Judy, Paul & I would like to extend our sincere sympathy. Our prayers are with you and the family.

Judi Keen

April 20, 2014

My thoughts and prayers are with you all!

Nancy Hixson

April 19, 2014

Sorry to hear about your loss! Hugs & prayers are being sent you & your family at this time of loss.

Barbie Waymire

April 18, 2014

Judy and family!
So sorry to hear of the passing of Bill. You are in the prayers and in my heart. Take care!!

Susan (Focke) Alexander

April 18, 2014

To the Family of Bill Bodish, I went to grade school with Bill at Immaculate Conception. I still remember Bill very well. He was a nice boy and I figured he would be a loving and thoughtful man. TYou have my deepest sympathy. Susan (Focke) Alexander

Denise Geiger

April 18, 2014

Judy, my heart goes out to you and your family. I hope the comfort of the Lord, your family, your friends and all those that love you will help you through this difficult time, today and in the days ahead.