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Dear Lisa and Family.

I am so sorry for your loss. I went to high school and college with Bill. He was a total class act. I don't know many people who handled adversity better. His passion for sailing infected the rest of us. May he Rest In Peace.

Posted by: Tim Moore - West Olive, MI   Sep 17, 2017

You were a great friend Bill and you helped me through the darkest of times.

Posted by: Cheryl & Curt Lester - Wyoming, MI   Sep 17, 2017

Dear Lisa...Another of the good ones gone too early.
My prayers for you during these most difficult times...so remember Bills parents in the Hall Street house..the train, beautiful gardens and their wonderful positive attitudes!
My deepest sympathy and prayers

Posted by: Linda Burba - East Grand Rapids, MI   Sep 17, 2017

Kristen, I am so sorry. I have many fond memories of your dad when we were in high school together but mostly as your daddy when he and I would make plans for you and Melissa to play and attend birthday parties together. I know you have many treasured memories and hopefully they will get you through this very difficult time. Hugs to you honey.

Posted by: Barbara Weener - Grand Rapids, MI   Sep 17, 2017

Bill was one of the kindest friends that anyone could have in High School. My thoughts and prayers are with his family.

Posted by: Steve Belkin - Boston   Sep 17, 2017

Rest in peace, Bill. U

Posted by: Ann Litscher Bergesen - Arlington, VA   Sep 17, 2017

"Home is the sailor, home from the sea.." Fond memories fill the void.

Posted by: Mike Sebastian - Grand Rapids, MI   Sep 17, 2017

Bill,. We will miss you at the wine tasting but heaven has better wine! We will miss your great humor on Facebook especially! Sail on. Love. Jim and Emma

Posted by: Emma Lyon - MI   Sep 17, 2017

You fought a hard battle that doesn't always mean we will win. But, you are at peace now and only have to sail away in the Heavens. Godspeed, my friend. Bill DeHaan

Posted by: A friend   Sep 17, 2017

A life well lived. Warm regards to you Lisa.

Posted by: Don & Nancy Crandall - Muskegon, MI   Sep 16, 2017