Mr. William "Bill" Butler

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“My deepest condolences goes out to the family. I know it's not easy when you loose someone you love. May God give you the comfort you need when you...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Adrienne Rogers - Waterbury, CT

“Tami and Tracey I was deeply sorry of the passing of your father. Please accept my most heartfelt sympathies for your loss and know that my prayers...Read More »
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“Tracey,May God bless you and your family during this time of sorrow.Peace and Love,Sauda Omari, DOC Fiscal ”
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“Tracey, so sorry to hear of your loss. May the family be comforted by God's love and care. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Katurah Bryant - New Haven, CT

“TO OUR DEAR FAMILY, PLEASE KNOW HOW OUR HEARTS ACHE FOR YOU ALL AT THIS TIME. PLEASE CONTINUE TO LOOK TO GOD AND YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS TO GIVE YOU...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Caroline Rogers - Waterbury, CT

“Our deepest sympathy to Bill's family. We will miss him. ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Tommie and Sharon Peay - Windsor, CT

“What a wonderful gentleman and great football player. It was a pleasure watching him run with grace and speed. He will always be remember by me and...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: WALTER DEAN - west columbia, SC

“Tracey, please know that we are grieving with you and praying for you and the rest of the family. May God bless you during these tough times. Call on...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Anita Ford Saunders - Middletown, CT

“Tracey and Tammy I am so sorry for your loss. Sending you love and prayers. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Lori Thompson - Windsor, CT

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10 of 13 | Posted by: Cheryl & Bruce Moulthrop - CT

“To Brenda, Tami and Terry, you have my deepest sympathy. No words can erase the grief, but may prayer and love from friends and family bring you...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Deborah Gatling

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Ruth Chapter #25 O.E.S/PHA WM Stacie Silva & members - CT

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William (Bill) L. Butler, 76, of Bloomfield, husband of Brenda Byrd-Butler, died unexpectedly on Wednesday January 18, 2017.

Mr. Butler was the son of the late Ira Butler and Jessie Rivers-Hall. Born in Montrose, Georgia on January 28, 1940, he was educated in Waterbury and attended Slocum Elementary School and Wilby High School. Bill attended Grace Baptist Church. He loved sports and was an avid football, baseball and tennis player. Bill retired from Ensign Bickford and in his retirement he enjoyed watching NY Yankee baseball, UCONN Women and Men Basketball, and playing pinochle with his family. In dealing with his illness, Bill spent the later years of his life showing others what strength, determination and perseverance means.

Bill is survived by his wife Brenda Byrd-Butler, whom was the love of his life for 56 years, two daughters, Carla "Tami" Butler of CT and Tracey Butler of NY, his grandson Traylon Jonathan Butler-Neal of CT and a host of in laws, cousins and friends.

He was pre-deceased by James Butler Sr., Marie (Butler) Brooks, James Butler Jr., Ola Mae (Butler) Hunter, Step- Mother Sally Butler and his grandson Cameron Butler.

The Funeral Service for Mr. Butler will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at Grace Baptist Church, 65 Kingsbury Street, Waterbury. Burial will be at New Pine Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church Wednesday from 10:00 am until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the Grace Baptist Church Scholarship Fund, 65 Kingsbury Street, Waterbury, CT 06702.

The family of Mr. William Butler has chosen the Prospect Memorial Funeral Home, who is handling the funeral arrangements.