William "Bill" Hay - 94

1/25/1925 - 9/6/2019

Chana, IL

11 Comments

  • Sue Heng

    on 09/07/19

    Bill had such a full life. He was always so friendly and likable. He will be missed by many.

  • John & Sherrill (Hofer) Kerbaugh

    on 09/07/19

    We are so very sorry to hear of Bill's passing.  We would like to think that several of his Navy buddies including Sherrill's Dad Mel Hofer were there to welcome him to Heaven.  We have enjoyed the few times we were able to join the Enterprise Reunion gatherings and get to know Bill, Nancy, Grace, Tommy and family.  What lovely people ... our sincerest condolences to all.

    Love and hugs ... wishing you peace in your hearts. 

  • Susan Savage Gillick

    on 09/07/19

    Dear Grace, Diana and family,

       So sorry to learn of your Dad's passing.  Keep remembering all the happy memories to help sustain you all through this difficult time!  My love and prayers are with you all, Sue

  • Marie Rowland

    on 09/08/19

    To the family. I am so sorry to hear of Bills passing. I went to chana school. I remember him shearing a sheep for my aunt. He will be so missed. Diane I have wondered where u lived. Lots of chana school memories too. You all have my deepest sympathy. Hugs and prayers
  • Susie (Bright) Wiggins

    on 09/08/19

    Bill Hay was an amazing man, watched him shear sheep, shoe horses, and grade Rocky Hollow Road. I loved trail riding with Bill, Nancy, and Billy. I attended school with Tommie. God rest his soul. Condolences to the family.
  • Kim (Graham) Mattison

    on 09/09/19

    So sorry to hear about Bill's passing. What an amazing person he was and loved by so many. Will miss his smile that you would see every time you would cross his path. He will surely have a special place in heaven. The gates will shine a little brighter with him there.
  • Kim (Graham) Mattison

    on 09/09/19

    So sorry to hear about Bill's passing. What an amazing person he was and loved by so many. Will miss his smile that you would see every time you would cross his path. He will surely have a special place in heaven. The gates will shine a little brighter with him there.
  • Sharon Lauer Jacklich

    on 09/12/19

    My deepest sympathy to Grace and her family.  Your father lived a great fulling life.  It is still hard to say good bye to our parents.  I still find myself thinking I will go see my Mother and yet I will stop and remember that she is now watching over me.  My father is 95 and still in fairly good health.  When they are not able to live the life that they were used to it is still hard to say good bye to them.  May you be comforted by all the memories that you have.  Live each day as if it will be your last.  My prayers are with all of you.

  • Guy Groenewold

    on 10/29/19

    My parents are both gone now but they so fondly remembered Bill. The last time we saw him was a couple of years ago when he was out working in his yard. My mother and I stopped. I think they both knew it was a final good bye. I was so privileged to be a there. 

  • Guy Groenewold

    on 10/29/19

    My parents are both gone now but they so fondly remembered Bill. The last time we saw him was a couple of years ago when he was out working in his yard. My mother and I stopped. I think they both knew it was a final good bye. I was so privileged to be a there. 

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