1926 - 2015
Peabody Funeral Home & Crematorium
15 Birch Street
Derry, NH
Shisler, William R. 89, of Windham, NH, died Tuesday May 26, 2015 in the Parkland Medical Center in Derry, NH. He was born in Eugene, OR on February 5, 1926, a son of the late Constance Shisler. He had been a resident of Windham for the past 40 years, formerly living in Needham, MA. William was a WWII Army veteran. He received his Bachelor degree in violin and his Masters degree in viola, both from New England Conservatory of Music. William had been employed as the music librarian for the Boston Symphony Orchestra from 1957-2014. He is survived by his son, Jonathan Shisler of Catlett, VA. He was predeceased by his wife Carol (Baum) Shisler in 2011, his daughter Jennifer Dawne, and his two brothers, Robert Shisler and Warren Shisler. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made at www.bso.org. The Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 15 Birch St., DERRY is assisting the family with arrangements. To send a condolence or for more information, please visit, www.peabodyfuneralhome.com

Published by Boston Globe from Jun. 2 to Jun. 3, 2015.
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The entire Boyce Family sends our condolences and love to you, Jon. Your Dad was a real gentleman and we cherish every moment we spent with him. We have wonderful memories of our times with him, sharing many laughs and poignant events. The BSO and every person who was lucky to have known Bill will never forget this handsome, talented and gentle man. We loved him, and you, dearly, and you both are forever etched into our sweetest memories and our hearts.

Karen, Manley, Lisa, Lauren and Lesley
June 3, 2015
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