Lindley F. "Butch" Bilby, 75, rural Rochester, passed away at 1:42 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, at his residence.

He was born on Oct. 2, 1941, in Tipton.

On May 24, 1980, in Rochester, he married Barbara J. Craft. She survives.

Following Butch's request, no service will occur at this time. Arrangements are handled by Hartzler Funeral Home, 305 W. Rochester St., Akron.

Family and friends may share a memory or send an online condolence at www.hartzlerfuneralservices.com.