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Billy Wilmon Campbell


1927 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Billy Wilmon Campbell Obituary
September 14, 1927 - November 24, 2016 Bill Campbell, intellectual mensch, much adored by his many loved ones died peacefully in Santa Monica on Thanksgiving Day. Bill brought laughter, wordplay and light to everyone he touched. After 2 years in the U.S. Army during World War ll, he started his librarian career with degrees from UCLA and Berkeley. He eventually retired as Manager of the Technical Document Center at Hughes Aircraft Co. where he worked for 26 years. His many talents included folk and Scottish Country Dancing, serving as a Getty Docent for 15 years, a love for and extensive knowledge of American and English history, Spanish fluency and becoming a horticulturist with his wife Judy. Bill was a delightful, kind, proud yet humble warmth and strength.
Published in the Los Angeles Times on Dec. 8, 2016
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