Loving husband, father, grandfather, and proud veteran of the U.S. Air Force
, William "Bill" Collier Jr., a resident of Denham Springs, passed away at his home on Friday, June 21, 2013, at the age of 73. He was an active member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. He enjoyed baking cookies for St. Joseph's Altar. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Jane Lousteau Collier, two sons; Mike Collier and wife Tracy, Richard Collier and wife Randi, four grandchildren; Brett, Ryan, Darian and Jarod Collier, mother, Dorothy Hajkenjos, mother in law, Elsie Lousteau, sister in law, Gail Lousteau and brother in law, Jerry Lousteau. Visitation will be held at Seale Funeral Home, in Denham Springs, on Monday, June 24, 2013, from 5 pm until 9 pm. Rosary will be said at 7 pm. Visitation will resume on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church from 9am Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am, Conducted by Father Frank Uter. Burial will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Blaise Salario, Wesley White, Jesse Cowan, Brett Collier, Ryan Collier, and Jarod Collier. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to The Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517 Topeka, KS 66675 or The
, 10528 Kentshire Ct., Baton Rouge, LA 70810.