William Howard Farroux, Sr., 75, of Taneytown, MD, formerly of Brea, CA, died Friday, April 7, 2023 at home. He was born in Greensburg, PA, to the late William Henry Farroux and Dorothy Marie Gross. He was a devoted husband to his wife Shirley for 53 years and a loving father to their son, William H. Farroux, Jr.
William was a Spec 5 Vietnam veteran and received numerous commendations for his service. He worked at Castner Auto in CA and became a master mechanic while working at Brooks Huff in MD. During his retirement, he loved fixing his friends vehicles.
He was a Dale Earnhardt, Jr. NASCAR enthusiast. He loved dogs, cats, and all backyard birds and animals. He will be missed by family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his name to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675.
Services are private.
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