Charles William "Bill" Yeager III

CHARLES WILLIAM YEAGER III DENVER, CO Charles William "Bill" Yeager III, 63, of Denver, Colorado and formerly of Gary, IN passed away March 30, 2013 at the VA Medical Center in Denver, CO. Bill was born March 7, 1950 in East Chicago, IN to Charles and Kathleen (Williams) Yeager who preceded him in death. He graduated from Calumet High School in 1968, attended Indiana University and served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War as an MP in Germany. Following his military service, he attended Indiana State University. Bill is survived by two daughters: Alison Yeager of Denver, CO and Cole Yeager of Glendale, CA; one grandson; sisters: Linda Myers of Ft. Wayne and Carol Trathen of Portage; brother, Jerry Yeager of San Jose, CA; and several nieces and nephews. A celebration of Bill's life will take place at 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2013 at the home of his daughter Alison, 5123 Bryant St., Denver, CO 80221. Graveside services will take place at a later date. The family requests that no flowers be sent, but suggest memorials to: or to the donor's choice.

Published in The Times on Apr. 7, 2013