Peacefully while surrounded by his loving family on February 28, 2014 at the age of 88.  Cherished husband of the late Madeleine (2010).  Loving father of William Michael, Nancy Dufour, Joseph (Carole), Robert, Thomas (Jacqueline) and Elizabeth (Burt Rieti). Proud Papa of  William, David, Erica, Kyle, Kristen, Joshua, Joey and Kelly. Predeceased by brother John and sister Leona. William will be sadly missed by his bowling buddies at Bowlero and Rosebowl.  Also missing him are Yoda and J.D. his canine companions.  A private visitation and burial were held.  Arrangements entrusted to Families First Funeral Home 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor (519) 969 5841.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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