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“God bless the Planks! ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Dawn Edwards - Friend

“Billy and his heart of gold will be turly missed. He was a wonderfull person who cared for others before him self. I know the lord has him and he is...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Dawn edwards - Glendale, AZ

“Scott, Colleen, Gary and the entire Planc family, I was sorry to hear about Bily. You are in my thoughts and prayers, Best, Lynn Russo Whylly (aka...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Betty, Scott and Gary,Being such a long distance away from Darien - I just heard and I am so sorry to hear about Billy. What a great person, brother...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Nancy Ayer Correnty - CA

“Betty, Gary and Scott, I'm so very sorry for your loss. It's been a long long time since seeing you all. I will remember Billy in the prayer book at...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Howard - Palm Coast, FL

6 of 10 | Posted by: Cheryl Werkmeister - Hollywood, FL

“I am so very sorry for your loss. I will always remember Billy cooking in the NHFD kitchen for the family picnic. My prayers are with your family. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Sheryl (Miller) & Alan Kayser - PA

“Scott & family- We are so sorry to hear of your loss. John Tatun & family ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: John Tatun - Easley, SC

“Scott and Family,I just heard about Billy. I'm so so sorry for your loss! I didn't see him often, but the few times I did, he was always smiling...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Dianne Forlenzo - Stamford, CT

“Dear Mrs. Plank, Gary and Scott,I was greatly saddened to hear about the death of Billy. I am so very sorry. This must be very difficult for you. I...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Debbie Carella Farenga - Stamford, CT

William (Billy) R. Plank a long time Darien resident died Tuesday May 25. He was 52 years old. Billy was born on April 3, 1958 in Stamford, CT. He was the beloved son of Elizabeth (Betty) Marciano Plank of Darien and the late William W. Plank. Billy came to Darien when he was 3 years old and attended Darien Schools. He enjoyed fishing and camping with his buddies. He served his community for many years as a member of the Noroton Heights Fire Department, where he enjoyed his passion of cooking for all the volunteers at the "Heights". He was an avid stamp and coin collector. In addition to his mother Betty, he is survived by two brothers, Gary and his wife Barbara and Scott and his wife Colleen both of Darien. He was Uncle to two nieces, Rachel and Morgan and five nephews, David, Scott, Matt, Justin and Ryan. The family will receive friends at the Edward Lawrence Funeral Home, 2119 Post Road, Darien on Thursday, May 27, 2010 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. A private family interment will be held at Spring Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Richard Rosenthal Hospice Residence, 100 Shelburne Rd. Stamford, CT 06902.

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