William E. Green Jr.|
Born: Aug. 15, 1955; in Chicago, IL
Died: July 12, 2014; in Woodstock, IL
William E. "Bill" Green Jr, age 58 of Wonder Lake passed away on July 12, 2014, at Journey Care Hospice in Woodstock. He was born in Chicago on August 15, 1955, to William and Irene (Burzynski) Green.
He attended Chicago schools, graduating from Schurz High School in 1972. He moved to Wonder Lake in 1996, where he still resided. He was employed as an elevator mechanic for Otis Elevator, working on many projects in Disney World, Orlando Florida. Bill was a fun loving - guy who was always talking and telling jokes. He loved watching his beloved Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears. He especially enjoyed going to the Senior Center in Johnsburg to hang out with his "Domino Buddies". He was a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Bill is survived by his mother Irene of Wonder Lake, a brother James (Dorothy) Green of Island Lake, his sister Jamie (Jeff) Dusthimer of Wonder Lake, and foster sister Rita (Tim) Lewis of Kentucky; children, Barbara, Nicole, and Daniel (Stephanie) Green, all of St. Cloud, Florida; grandchildren, Liam and Joey; nieces and nephews, Savannah and Jordon Dusthimer, Christopher (Cristina) Green, and grand nieces and nephews, Audrina, Maria, Jaymeson, and David.
He was preceded in death by his father, William Green Sr. in 1987, his brother Anthony, and his nieces, Scarlet Dusthimer and Erin Marie Green.
A Memorial Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 17, 2014, from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM at The Church of Holy Apostles, 5211 W. Bull Valley Rd., McHenry. The Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 AM. Burial will be at a later date in the Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.
For information call: Colonial Funeral Home and Crematory 815-385-0063 or log onto www.colonialmchenry.com
Published in the Northwest Herald from July 15 to July 16, 2014