William Quadros

William Ernest Quadros
Nov. 16, 1923 - Oct. 21, 2012
Smithers, B.C. Canada
Born in San Jose, Bill grew up in the orchards of the Santa Clara Valley. A Coast Guard veteran of WW II in the Pacific, he married his High School sweetheart, Bee Norris, in April 1945. After university, Bill worked at Cal-Pak in San Jose as a production supervisor and with the realty firm, Kmetovic and Bell before moving his family to Smithers in 1961 to raise cattle. Bill is survived by his second wife Helen, 3 children, 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Internment to take place in Smithers, B.C.


Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Nov. 10, 2012