William W. " Bill" Todd



William W. “Bill” Todd, 91, passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Born April 19, 1926, Bill was one of fourteen children born to John Brady Todd and Lucy Louise Elliott Todd. He grew up in the Georgetown section of Washington, D.C. Bill served in Germany with the
U. S. Army. While home on leave, Bill met the love of his life, Edna. Six weeks later they married and would have celebrated 72 years of marriage in June. They raised two daughters and lived in Arlington, Manassas and Stafford before finally settling in Fredericksburg.

Bill was an active member of Regester Chapel United Methodist Church in Stafford and a member of the Sheet Metal Workers Local Union 100.

Bill is survived by his wife, Edna, of the home; two daughters, Debbie Todd of Fredericksburg and Melinda Houston (Joseph) of Emporia, Kansas; three grandchildren, Jonathan Houston and Andrea Cunningham (Robert) of Emporia and Patrick Houston (Tabatha) of Norfolk; four great-granddaughters, Breanna and Rebecca Cunningham of Emporia and Annabelle and Isabella Houston of Norfolk; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Regester Chapel United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 85 Bells Hill Rd., Stafford, Va. 22554.