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William P. Hamelink


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William P. Hamelink Obituary
Hamelink, William P.

William P. Hamelink, age 67, of Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Sunday, October 15, 2017 at his residence.

A brief service will be held at 1:30 PM Friday, October 20, 2017 at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. The family will greet relatives and friends at Ritchay Funeral Home on Friday from 12:30-1:30 PM.

Bill was born June 4, 1950 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI to Josias Peter and Margaret Celia (Wandrey) Hamelink. He earned bachelor degrees in both music and computer information technology. Bill was a database analyst for various companies in Central Wisconsin. He served in the U.S. Army from 1970-1976. Bill was a member of the Central Chamber Chorale, the Wisconsin Master Chorale and the Montiverde Master Chorale.

Bill is survived by his daughter, Jamie (Ben) Vanatta of Finley, WI; step-children, Dianna Gerber of Phoenix, AZ and James Gerber of Philadelphia, PA; three grandchildren, Summer Vanatta, Ruby Vanatta and David Hamelink and also is survived by the members of the Rozell family.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Anna May Hamelink and daughter, Joy Hamelink.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Oct. 17, 2017
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