Bill Garvey

Sep 29, 1949 - Mar 22, 2014

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WB5LYB/SK gone but not forgotten. 73 Wild Bill

We will miss Bill deeply. My husband worked with Bill at the Fort Polk Fire Department for years. He was a truly nice man and good friend. R.I.P. Bill.
Ret.Capt. Billy Weatherford and wife,Sharmyn

The ham community Will sorely Bill. 73's from K5VSH

I am sorry to hear of Bill's passing. Stories about him are still passed through the Fort Polk Fire Department today and we still get chuckles out of them.

So sorry to hear of Bill's passing. I've known Bill for years and even though we didn't see each other often, when we did run into one another, it was always good to catch up. My prayers are with the family.

R.I.P Bill we love you and.will be missed it was great having toy in our life when toy were there

Our thoughts and prayers of comfort for the family. Words fall short to express the loss we feel as friend and fellow radio amateurs. RIP de WB5LJQ & W5ADM, Mike and Marilyn

My prayers for the family at this difficult time. Please take comfort in knowing he was a considerate and giving man to all and a good friend to many. Godspeed Wild Bill & 73 de KE5CVT!

iCom has lost a great fan, and we have lost a great club member and friend.
R.I.P. Bill WB5LYB. Joe Lanier KE5NYS
on behalf of the Lakes Area Amateur Radio Club in Jasper, Texas.


Bill's Obituary

Funeral services for Bill Garvey, 64, of Leesville, Louisiana will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, March 27, 2014, at the Labby Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Leesville.Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 26th from 6 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., and on Thursday, March 27th from 8:00 a.m. until service time in the chapel. Bill, the son of William Austin Garvey, Sr. and Norma Garvey was born September 29, 1949, in Ft. Meade. He passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014, at his residence in Leesville. Mr. Garvey retired from the Ft. Polk Fire Department as a Crew Chief. He is survived by his sons, Anthony Garvey of Scott, LA and Bill Garvey, III of Donora, PA; sisters, Lisa Garvey of Bossier City, LA & Jenny Garvey Rodriguez of Shreveport, LA; grandchildren, Caitlyn Amber Garvey & William A. “Austin” Garvey IV and one great grandson, Mark Carper, III.

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