William “Billy” Edward Kaelin, Jr., age 59, of Salem, passed away Monday, December 28, 2020, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.  Born June 25, 1961, in Louisville, Kentucky, he was the son of William Edward Kaelin, Sr. and Wanda (Sohl) Lee who survives.

Billy was a U.S. Army veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Pamela (Wendelgast) Kaelin; his parents: William Edward Kaelin, Sr. and Wanda (Sohl) Lee; 1 son: David Scott Kaelin (Sara Elizabeth); 1 daughter: Amanda Kaelin King; 1 brother: Tony Sohl; and 5 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by 1 brother: Robert Charles Kaelin.

The funeral service will be private; Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.