William "Bill" Metzger, Sr., 77, died Sunday, January 27, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family. A funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, February 1, 2013 at Hamilton's Southtown Funeral Home, 5400 SW 9th Street. A visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time on Friday.
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Bill was born September 1, 1935 in Buffalo, New York to William and Ruth Metzger. He was a veteran of the Air Force and served during the Korean War. Bill enjoyed working in his yard, fishing, hunting and spending time with his family.
Bill is survived by his wife of 52 years, Eileen; children, William Jr., Kelley (Phil) Rocco, Kimberly Flores, Kevin (Julie); twelve grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings and his grandson, Billy.
Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Jude.
Online condolences may be sent to www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com
Hamilton's Southtown Funeral Home
5400 SW Ninth Street
Des Moines, IA 50315
Published in Des Moines Register on Jan. 30, 2013