Billy E Routte 78 of Laurelville passed away September 20, 2021 at his home. He was born on August 23, 1943 to Wallace and Leona (Smith) Routte. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Sarajane Kyle. Billy is survived by his wife Mary of 57 years, two daughters Teresa Bircher, Andrea Karr, grandchildren Tony (Melissa) Bircher, Joel Karr and Ethan Karr, great grandchildren Dalton Bircher, Kai Cofer and Bryce Bircher, brother in law Gale Kyle. Billy was retired from DuPont he loved woodworking, and playing bingo. Billy volunteered his time at the Laurelville Food Pantry after retirement. A family graveside service will be held at a later date.