William R. "Bill" Syers, 60, of Homosassa, Fla., passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Brooksville Regional Medical Center, Brooksville. A native of Elizabeth, N.J., he was born March 21, 1952, to Edward and Doris (Neuner) Syers, one of three children. Mr. Syers was a retired police officer
for the City of Elizabeth, retiring at the rank of detective with 30 years of service.
Bill, as he was known to many, moved to Homosassa in 2003 from Asbury, N.J., and is survived by his wife of over 22 years, Christine Syers of Homosassa; brother, John Syers (wife Janet) of Forked River, N.J.; brother, Edward Syers III (wife Ellen) of Garwood, N.J.; and nieces, Linda and Elizabeth as well as nephews John Jr. and Michael.
A celebration of life will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa, www.wilderfuneral.com.
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