Powers – William “Bill” of St. Thomas passed away on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital in his 72nd year. Beloved husband of the late Nancy Jane (Cormack) Powers (2009). Dearly loved father of Penny (Bruce) Bell of London, Bill (Deb) Powers of Burlington, Karen (Karl) Perry, Lisa Campbell (Brad Brenneman) and Todd (Kathy) Powers all of St. Thomas. Proud grandfather of Jennilee, April, A.J. Tessa, Jessie and great-grandfather of Reghan-lynn. Dear brother of John “Jack” (Albina) Powers, Gary (Cathy) Powers and Robert (Jean) Powers all of St. Thomas. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Bill was born February 2, 1943 in Windsor, the son of the late Mabel (Kelly) and George Powers. He was a welder. He worked at Clarke Equipment and at Steel Way.
A Memorial Service will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St.,St. Thomas on Thursday at 1:30 p.m. Visitation prior to the service from 1:00 to 1:30 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Liver Foundation or the Lung Association