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“I always made a point to walk up to you to say hi whenever I could and I'm glad I did. For a man of 77 you were certainly in good shape, never afraid...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: chad shutwell

“I always enjoyed talking to Bill at Champion and then at the Hungry Bear Restaurant. Will miss his smile and sense of humor. ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: Steven Lebeck

“Uncle Bill was a great man who loved his family. I will miss him greatly. I love you all, be strong I'm there with you in spirit. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Josh Myers

“Our thoughts and prayers are sent your way during this difficult time. The Parker family. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Amy & Tony Parker

“Uncle Bill, I am so sorry and saddened to learn of your passing but I know you are no longer in pain. You are once again with your family that...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Cindy (Cain) Downs

“I was so sorry to hear about your loss of Bill. Our family is praying for extra grace and comfort for you all at this difficult time. Love, Heather ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Heather Perdelwitz

“Ms Teresa: So sorry about your dad passing. May the lord give you all strength and comfort at this time of sorrow. God Bless you all!!! ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Terry Moeller

William Charles "Bill" Lafferty, 77, of Burlington, died at 8:57 PM Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at the Great River Medical Center in West Burlington. Born January 20, 1934, in Burlington, he was the son of Fred and Alta Marsh Lafferty. On April 5, 1958, he married Barbara Myers in Oquawka, IL. Bill was a laborer at various companies including West Burlington Schools, Meeker's Landing, and St. Francis Care Center. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. He enjoyed old cars, motorcycles, and martial arts. After retirement he owned and operated Bill's Lawn Service for many years. Survivors include his wife, Barbara; two sons, Ron (Kelly Fageol) Lafferty and Jeff Lafferty, both of Burlington; two daughters, Teresa (Scott) Krieger of Mediapolis and Lisa Lafferty of Burlington; six grandchildren, Aaron Lafferty, Lindsey Webb, Megan Ronner, Dustin Lafferty, Jordan Krieger, and Andrew Lafferty; six great-grandchildren, Darren, Zachary, Kaylee, Daegen, Chloie, and Devin; four brothers, Kenneth Lafferty of Missouri, Bernard Lafferty of Carthage, IL, Donald "Duck" Lafferty of Laclede, MO, and Ernie Lafferty of Missouri; three sisters, Frances Williams of Brookfield, MO, Marge Day of Missouri, and Mary Lafferty of Del Rio, TX; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, and three sisters. As per Bill's request cremation has been accorded. There will be no visitation or services.

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