Dr. William K. SettleDr. William K.Settle, founder of Sanford Animal Hospital, passed away on Friday, January 27, 2017. He started Sanford Animal Hospital in 1959 and served as a dedicated owner until his daughter Katherine Settle-Shontz and her husband, John Shontz took over in 1980. Katherine and John are semi-retired but still continue to see clients.

Dr. Bill epitomized the “country” veterinarian and loved living in and serving the pets, owners and the entire Lee County community.

Dr. "Bill" will be missed by many generations of clients in Sanford.