William J. Ansted



Age: 61


Summary: retired Vietnam War veteran and vice president of the local Church Council who was one of the five passengers involved in a small plane crash that also killed his daughter Allison Ansted and her boyfriend Matt Clearman when a single-engine airplane piloted by former Ohio state lawmaker Gene Damschroder had crashed into a residential area in northern Ohio shortly after take-off from the town's regional airport while they were on a brief aerial tour as part of the Lions Club pancake fundraiser.



Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a plane crash


Born: July 19, 1946


Died: June 8, 2008


Location: Fremont, Ohio