Born in Wallaceburg, ON. the son of Karl and Ann (nee Khumyr). The brother of Nettie, Mary, Mike, John, Olga an Edward. The husband of Sylvia (nee Yager) for sixty-eight years. Bill’s wife Sylvia also served in WWII as a Ward Room Attendant at HMCS Stadacoma in Halifax. Sylvia was born in Riverside, ON. The father of Larry, Paul and Kathy (Pullen).
Bill was a veteran who “proudly volunteered to serve in the Canadian army in North Africa and Italy from 1943 to 1945”. CDN-Obit 14/08/15.
William passed away Wednesday, 12 August, 2015 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance in his 91st year. Internment at Pardoville-Union Cemetery in Chatham-Kent, ON. His wife of 68 years passed away 22 September, 2016 and joined Bill in Pardoville-Union cemetery. CDN 24/09/16