William B. Peel Jr. Died in his sleep on January 4, 2013. He was born in the Panama Canal Zone to Captain William and Elizabeth Peel on December 7, 1956, the first addition to an Air Force family. William Jr. graduated from Sabino High School after which, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and became a Green Beret with the 5th Special Forces Group. He served in quite a few "hot spots" around the world until he left the army with an Honorable Discharge and worked for the Department of Justice until he retired. He is survived by his wife Theresa; his sons, William III and Joseph; his father, William Sr., and his brother, Mark. Funeral Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to "The Wounded Warrior Project". Arrangements by EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY.
Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Jan. 7, 2013