LTC Billy "Bill" V. Genter was a VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 12/30/2012 at the age of 74.0
Albuquerque, NM
Flight Classes 64-4W and 64-4
Date of Birth 12/28/1938
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with A/502 AVN in 64-65, 242 ASHC in 67-68
This information was provided by Max Torrence

More detail on this person: Genter, Billy Vernon (Bill) born on December 28, 1938 in Evansville, IN and joined the Lord on December 30, 2012 peacefully from his home. He is survived by a devoted and loving wife of 54 years, Donna (Wilson) Genter; three children, Chris Goldhorn, Keith Genter (Kerstin), Karen Genter-Moore (Brian); six grandchildren, and awaiting the arrival of his first great-grandchild, and awaiting the arrival of his first great-grandchild. and awaiting the arrival of his first great-grandchild. He also leaves behind a brother, (Mel); sister, (Jacquee) and their families. Bill spent a 28-year career in Army aviation where he flew 11 different types of aircraft, followed by a second career as an Aeronautical Engineer with McDonnell Douglas. He started his career in 1958 as a Private and retired in 1986 as a Lt. Colonel with a masters degree in Logistics Management. He was stationed throughout the world and after he retired in 1995, was enchanted by and moved to Albuquerque. Services will be at St. Stephens Methodist Church on Juan Tabo on Saturday, January 5 at 11:00 a.m. with a reception following at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association or Alzheimer's Association. Those who wish to leave a condolence or share a story, please visit

From: Max Torrence

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