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William was born on November 21, 1939 and passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017.

William was a resident of Tiverton, Rhode Island at the time of passing.

William was a graduate of Rogers High School in Newport and Rhode Island College, and went on to earn a Master's in Education from Northeastern University.

William was a commissioned officer in the United States Navy, continuing to serve his country as a reservist and retiring with the rank of Captain.

Calling hours will be held Monday, August 14, 2017 from 3:00 to 6:00PM in the Memorial Funeral Home, 375 Broadway, Newport. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 9:00AM from the Memorial Funeral Home, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00AM in St. Joseph's Church, Broadway at Mann Avenue, Newport. Burial will be in St. Columba Cemetery, Middletown.

In lieu of flowers, it is suggested that donations in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 245 Waterman Street, Suite 306, Providence, RI 02906 AUG 14. 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM Memorial Funeral Home 375 Broadway Newport, RI, US, 02840 info@memorialfuneralhome.com http://www.memorialfuneralhome.com Brown's Lane Middletown, RI, 02842.