William "Bill" J. Floyd III
Of Nashua, NH; formerly of Chelmsford, MA
NASHUA, NH -- William "Bill" J. Floyd III, 57, of Nashua, NH died Sunday, May 12, 2013 at Community Hospice House in Merrimack, NH.
He was the husband of Wendy (Hannon) Floyd of Nashua, NH.
Born in 1955 in Lowell, MA, he was the son of Patricia (Gibson) Floyd of New Smyrna Beach, FL and the late William J. Floyd, Jr. who died in November 2012. He graduated from Austin Prep High School with the class of 1973. Bill attended Boston State College and Middlesex Community College for criminal justice.
He was employed as a machinist with Tecomet, Inc. of Wilmington, MA, and previously as a Chelmsford Police Officer for 12 years.
Bill enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He was also an avid antique collector. Among his collections were WWII Memorabilia and Antique Phonographs, which he loved to play and repair. He was also a member of the Michigan Antique Phonograph Society. In his spare time he enjoyed repairing watches and clocks.
Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by his son, Ryan P. Floyd of Haverhill, MA; his Uncle and four Aunts, Arthur and Florence Gibson of Rotunda West, FL, Janet Considine of Dracut, MA, Carol Bishop of Sun City, AZ, Delia Floyd of Pelham, NH, his mother-in-law Norma Buote and brother-in-law Derek Buote both of Lawrence, MA and many cousins.
He was predeceased by his Uncle James Floyd and his Aunt Viginia Floyd of Naples, FL.
FLOYD -- William "Bill" Floyd III of Nashua, NH formerly of Chelmsford, MA May 12, 2013. Visiting hours Friday 4 to 8 p.m. Funeral Sat. at 9 A.M. from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX ST., CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 10 A.M. at St. John the Evangelist in N. Chelmsford. Burial in St. Mary Cemetery, Tewksbury, MA. Memorials may be made in his name to the charities of your choice. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com
Published in Lowell Sun from May 16 to May 17, 2013