- May 8, 1926 - October 9, 2016
- Merced, California
of William's Passing
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William was born on May 8, 1926 and passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016.
William was a resident of Merced, California at the time of his passing.
He graduated from Lewisville High School in June of 1944. He later graduated from the University of North Texas with a Masterās degree in Education.
He enlisted in the U.S. Navy. He served as a Carpenterās Mate Third Class stationed on Midway Island as a CB āSeabeeā during the Second World War.
He was married to Myra.
A viewing will be held at the Mulkey Mason Funeral Home in Lewisville Texas. He will be laid to rest in Lewisville Texas with a Graveside Service at the Old Hall Cemetery. A Memorial Service in Merced California will be held at a later date.
Friends that are interested in honoring Dr. Stockard with a memorial gift are invited to consider the United Methodist Church of Merced Habitat for Humanity Merced or Shinersā Hospitals.