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William B. Hartley

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“Shirley,We are both very sorry to learn of Bill's passing. He was a true gentleman.We were blessed to have you, Bill, and your kids as neighbors in...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Ann & Curt Whitney - Cullowhee, NC

“Shirley,I am heartbroken to hear of Bill's passing! I admired your husband professionally and respected his outlook on life. He was a good friend....Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“So very sorry to hear of Bills' passing. A good man who loved his family. A true gentleman. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Cabot McBride - Inverness, FL

“Shirley, our hearts are broken to hear that we have lost our dear friend Bill. We are so glad that we got to know him personally. He was very...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Mildred & Wilson Martin - FL

“I always thought that Bill was a real gentleman and he was a good friend. I will miss him. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Bill Burroughs - Spring Hill, FL

“Shirley, I will miss all my interesting conversations with Bill! He was so proud of you. I was so surprised to read of this and my heart is with...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Paula Conley - Inverness

William was born on March 9, 1932 and passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

William was a resident of Hernando, Florida at the time of passing.

He received a Bachelor's Degree in geology and chemistry from Hofstra University. In 1962 he reeived a postgraduate degree from Thunderbird Graduate School of International Management.

During the Korean War he served as a U.S. Army ballistic meteorology specialist assigned to Osaka Japan.

William was married to Shirley.

A private Celebration of Life event for family and close friends is planned.

Lieu of flowers donations are suggested to the following organizations: Key Training Center 5399 W. Gulf-to-Lake Hwy. Lecanto FL 34461; Apalachicola Riverkeeper232 Water Street Apalachicola FL 34429; or Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast 3350 W. Audubon Park Path Lecanto FL 34461.