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William Fathauer Jr. M.D.

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William Fathauer, Jr. M.D.

Glendale - William Frederick Fathauer, Jr. M.D. passed away on March 26th, 2018. Born in Bedford, Ohio on July 7th, 1931 to a working-class steel family, he grew up during the worst of the Great Depression. After graduating high school, Bill served honorably in the Marines during the Korean War and received acceptance into one of the country's most prestigious colleges--Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida. From there, he attended Baylor College of Medicine. After graduating medical school, he came to Phoenix, Az. to complete his internship and residency in surgery. Bill practiced surgery for 35 years. He is survived by his wife of almost 37 years, Marti; children Courtney (James) Battaglia, Daryl White, Megan (Troy) Burnett, Bill Fathauer, III and Stacey (Logan) Carton; four grandchildren and one on the way, and one great-grandchild. A celebration of his life will be held at North Ridge Community Church at 6363 East Dynamite Road, Cave Creek, AZ 85331 on Saturday, April 14th at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Phoenix Children's Hospital in Bill's name. Please read more about this amazing man at
Published in The Arizona Republic on Apr. 11, 2018
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