INDIANAPOLIS, IN — The cleaning industry has lost a community leader, an entrepreneur and a successful businessman.

Bane-CleneWilliam Francis Bane, the founder of Bane-Clene Systems, passed away on February 20, 2014, while surrounded by his family.

Bane was a loving and devoted husband to his wife, a caring and nurturing father to his sons and Pawpaw to his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Bane was also an admired community leader and entrepreneur who led a successful business for over half his life, and who rose to a position of prominence within his industry.

Bill left an amazing legacy for those that follow him. Whether in private, professional, or civic endeavors, he was a successful leader with vision and motivation to follow through on his dreams.

He will be greatly missed by the thousands of friends, associates and acquaintances he leaves behind, but most of all by his dedicated family who has remained with him throughout his prominent life.

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