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“Nancy and family, I just learned of Bill's passing. I am so sorry and send you my deepest sympathy. I have some special memories of him as my...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: June Collins Brittingham - MD

“I was very saddened by the news of Mr. Cole's passing. I remember him fondly as my PE teacher and Tanya's dad. Mr. Cole may be gone, but he will...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Sara Freese

“To the William Cole Family, Please accept our sincere condolences at this difficult time. Belvidere Education Association ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Debbie Perelli - Belvidere, NJ

“I am so sorry to hear of Billy's passing. Although I have not seen him in a long time, I think of him, and everyone in the family often. He will be...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Randy Cole - Lawrenceville, GA

“Nancy and Family: Sorry about the death of your husband Bill. He was a good Pe teacher and football coach. My husband Ronney remembers him very well...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Sharon Hummel Hopkins - Delaware, NJ

“Shocked and saddened. Bill was one of the "Big 6" in high school. We played all sports together and shared a mutual respect. I was looking forward...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Robert Seiple - Marshall, VA

“So sorry to hear of your loss. A dad always has a special place in your heart and I know you will miss him. Always remember that he will be watching...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Cheryl Stoddard - Hagerstown, MD

“Sorry to See Mr.Cole Passing, He will be missed by Nancy and the whole Family, Just remember he will always be in your, Harts forever, and now he...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Thomas Frey - Port Charlotte, FL

“Bill and Larry were just a few of teenagers that came to our house while we lived in Belvidere. I guess you could call our house the local hang out....Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Sandy DeVore - NJ

“Nancy - deepest sympathies to you and the entire family. May many fond and happy memories help you get through this difficult time. I'll always...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Bobbie Czerniecki Schneider - NJ

“Nancy and family - so sorry for your loss. I remember Bill as a great guy when we were in high school together. I'm sure you have many happy...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Arline Roemmelt - Easton, PA

“May memories of your loved one comfort you. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Sue Duimstra - Fayetteville, NC

“I'll always remember the night of our Junior prom. Joe came over to try to entice us to come to his house and use the hot tub. Daddy Cole slammed...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Kelly Mueller-Romanishan

William N. Cole Jr., 68, of Belvidere, NJ, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2011 at his home. Born on April 9, 1943 in Phillipsburg, NJ, he is the son of Katherine Cole of Belvidere, NJ and the late William N. Cole, Sr. William graduated from Belvidere High School in 1961. He attended Kentucky Wesleyan University and graduated in 1965 with a B.S. in Education. He was a PE teacher at Belvidere High School for 35 years. He coached football for Belvidere for many of those years. He also enjoyed the company of his dog, Chubbs. He was a member of the BEA, NJEA, and NEA as well as the fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon. William is survived by his wife, Nancy Cole of Belvidere; daughters Tanya Cole of Falling Waters, WV and Kristin Cole of Myrtle Beach, SC; mother, Katherine Cole of Belvidere; a brother, Ted Cole and his wife Lynn Cole of Belvidere, NJ; and grandson Ethan Cole, also of WV. He was predeceased by his father, William N. Cole Sr., and a brother Larry Cole. In lieu of flowers, a scholarship fund in William's memory is being established for graduating seniors at Belvidere High School. Checks should be made payable to Nancy Cole and can be brought to the service or sent to 719 Brass Castle Road Belvidere, NJ 07823. This Online Memorial has been created to commemorate the life of William Cole, Jr. You are invited to add a Tribute in his memory. Please click "Sign Guestbook" below to add your own memories, reflections, thoughts or condolences.

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