Rivers III, William Jones
May 28, 2012 - October 14, 2012
Born and raised in Lakeland, FL, Bill studied mechanical engineering earning a Ph.D. from Purdue University
in 1963. Having started his professional career in aerospace, Bill soon returned to academia, teaching in the CSUN Dept./Mechanical Eng. for 35 years until retiring in 2000. Bill is survived by sons Matthew of Northridge and Steven of San Francisco and by Donna Kary, his friend and companion of two decades.
Memorial: Crawford Mortuary, 8717 Tampa Ave., Northridge on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at 2:00 PM.