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William Rockne Lessig

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“I have very fond memories of both of you Chrystyna. I am sorry for your loss of Bill . He was a friendly and kind person. May he rest in the peace...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Marguerite Scott - Slidell, LA

“My wife and I were shocked to read about Coach Lessig's passing. Coach was my Biology teacher at NLHS. In 1969 Coach told me he was going to start a...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Raymond Nunes - Rockledge, FL

“Chrys,I am so sorry to hear of your husband Bill's passing. Please accept my sympathy and know you are in my thoughts and prayers.Gerry RoyStonington...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Geraldine Roy - Stonington, CT

“Mr. Lessig was my science teacher at New London High School. May you rest in peace and may your family be blessed at this time. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Helene Lamchick - New London, CT

“Rest in Peace, Coach. You will be missed. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Andrew Lee - Brooklyn, NY

“You have my deepest sympathy for the loss of Bill. He was a wonderful person. I have many fond memories of the two of you in Connecticut. May he...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Marguerite Scott - Slidell, LA

“I learned an incredible amount in Mr. Lessig's biology class. The time we spent at the bio pond was a unique part of my education. As others have...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Rest In Peace, Bill. My Dad and Mom got to know the family when they lived on Thames Street. He was very highly thought of. Condolences to the...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Please check out multiple messages from former classmates on Facebook: Newlondon Seventy-OneHis obituary was posted from the New London Day. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“His kindness, generosity and friendship touched us all and those who knew him are better people because of it. May the memories of Mr.Lessig bring a...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Denis Lacroix - Oakdale, CT

“He was absolutely one of my favorite teachers at NLHS. RIP Mr. Lessig ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Rest In Peace Mr Lessig! ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Pat Hodge - Oceanside, CA

“By far my favorite teacher at NLHS ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

William was born on November 11, 1943 and passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019.

William was a resident of Bluffton, South Carolina at the time of passing.