William Goetz


William J.

Bill passed away November 11, 2012, at The Toledo Hospital. He was born June 16, 1929 to Bert and Anna Goetz. He worked at General Mills for 18 years retiring in 1991. Bill honorably served his country in the Korean War for 3 years. He was an avid Notre Dame fan, loved camping and was very proud of his pond. He loved spending time with his family. A longtime member of St. Clements parish, Bill was a past president of the board of the Epilepsy Center and volunteered at the Jamie Farr tournament.

Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara, and his two brothers, Bert and Tom. Left to cherish his memories are his son, Jeff (Jeanne); daughter, Julie (Rhonda); grandsons, Bryan (Brianne) and Eric (Sarah), and their loving families. Also surviving Bill are his sisters, JoAnn Rogers and Judy (Wayne) Bodette.

Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated 10:00 a.m. Thursday at St. Clement Church with Rev. Michael O. Brown Officiating. Friends are invited to visit from 2:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Ansberg-West Funeral Home 3000 Sylvania Avenue where the Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Interment in Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Epilepsy Center of Northwest Ohio.

Published in Toledo Blade from Nov. 13 to Nov. 14, 2012