Billy Wayne Naron

Bill Naron, age 91, died on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at home surrounded by his family. He was born in Henderson, Texas on April 4, 1928 and had lived in St. George since 1969. He was a jack-of-all trades, loved fixing things and helping others. He served in the Air Force during WWII and was honorably discharged in 1952. He enjoyed his years as a St. George Police Officer and retired in 1993 after 16 years as a building repairman at the Hoover Dam.

Left to honor Bill and remember his love, are his sons, Randy (Sonjia) Naron (St. George, UT) and Don Naron (Trophy Club, TX), 17 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, 7 siblings, his wife, Ruth, and two children, Dave Howard and Debbie Childers.

Bill enjoyed being very active his whole life including riding his bicycle in the neighborhood up until a few months before his passing. He will be remembered as a loving father/grandfather and great neighbor/friend to many. The Naron family would like to extend their gratitude to the wonderful staff at Dixie Hospice who helped care for Bill in his final days. At his request, a private family service will be held, and his ashes will be interred at Palm Eastern Cemetery in Las Vegas, Nevada beside his wife of 56 years.

For memorial contributions the family has designated the Wounded Warrior Project, (

Arrangements are made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, (435) 673-2454. Friends and family are invited to sign Bill’s online guestbook at



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6 Responses

  1. Sorry to hear about your lose. He was my Dad, Joe Naron’s brother but I hadn’t seen him in a long time.
    Vicki Naron Muirhead

  2. I was so sad to see Bills obituary in today’s paper. I was Ruth’s hospice nurse and spent many wonderful hours welcomed by Ruth and Bill intro their home. I visited with Bill several times after Ruth’s death and he was always gracious. My thoughts and prayers to his 2 surviving sons. Suzanne

  3. It was my pleasure to serve with Bill during his years with the police department. His integrity and commitment to avoid anything resembling the political agenda of the police department was unmatched. It was an honor and a privilege to serve with him. My heartfelt condolences and prayers to all his family and friends.

  4. I am so sad for the loss of this great man and for the gaping hole it leaves in the hearts of so many who loved him. I know that treasured memories will sustain you and his love will be felt always.

  5. I just saw this today, so sorry for your loss, Bill lived next door to my Mom , then when they both moved he still came by to check on her, such a nice man. Together again now with his wife.

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