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William (Bill) Wangerin

William (Bill) Wangerin Obituary
William (Bill) Wangerin

Summit, NJ - William (Bill) H. Wangerin, Jr., of Summit, NJ, originally from Green Bay, WI, passed away peacefully at home on November 13, 2019, at the age of 51 after a brief but courageous battle with brain cancer. Bill is survived by Laura, his wife of 20 years; his parents William and Barbara Wangerin; his sisters, Laurie Wangerin and Julie (Scott) Berken; his brother, David (Jodi) Wangerin; his mother-in-law, Donna Eggers; brother-in-law, Kurt (Jill) Eggers; his sisters-in-law Heidi (Eric) Eggers-Ulve and Alison Keast; and fourteen nieces and nephews.

An alumnus of Green Bay East High School, Bill graduated magna cum laude from Miami University in Ohio and received his MBA from Harvard Business School. He worked as a financial analyst in Mergers and Aquisitions at Goldman, Sachs & Co., as an associate at Eagle Industries and Hidden Creek Industries and was Vice President of Finance and Operations at Lov-It Creamery as a third-generation Wisconsin butter and cheese maker before joining One Equity Partners, the private-equity arm of JPMorgan Chase, where he was a founding member and managing director.

Arrangements are being handled by Paul Ippolito Summit Memorial in Summit, NJ and Proko-Wall Funeral Home in Green Bay, WI. Services celebrating Bill's life will be held on November 23 at 11:00 AM at the Meyersville Presbyterian Church in Gillette, NJ, and in February 2020 in Green Bay, WI (date and time to be determined). In lieu of floral expressions, contributions may be made in his memory for Oz Park and sent to: The Oz Park Advisory Council, P.O. Box 858, Chicago, IL 60614. Online condolences may be sent to the Wangerin family at
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Nov. 16 to Nov. 17, 2019
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