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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
William Evenson

   William “Bill” M. Evenson, 50, of Gladwin, passed away early Sunday morning, Oct. 30, 2005, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Saginaw.

   He was born Jan. 2, 1955, in San Bernardino, California. He was employed at the Standish Correctional Facility, was a member of the West Branch Masonic Lodge #376 F & AM, HOG, and the VVA. He served with the US Army during the Vietnam conflict. Bill was an avid fisherman and reader. He enjoyed camping, music, riding his Harley, and wood working.

   He is survived by his wife, the former Jill Wackerle; two daughters and two sons-in-law, Heidi and Brent Staley of Wichita, Kansas, Heather and Floyd Starr of Gladwin; four grandchildren, Emily, Floyd “Spike,” Isabella, and Landon; his mother-in-law, Rosemary Wackerle of Linwood; sistersin- law and brothers-in-law, Linda and Roy Dubay of Pinconning, Lila and Larry Scherzer of Linwood, Catherine and Dennis Rezmer of Pinconning, Dale Wackerle of Pinconning, and Kevin and Mary Wackerle of Linwood; and several nieces, nephews, and friends. He was preceded in death by a grandson, Ian; his father, James R. Evenson, and his father-in-law, Lyle Wackerle.

   Funeral and committal services will take place Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 11 a.m. at the Gephart Funeral Home, Inc. Officiating will be the Rev. Karen Weaver under the auspices of the Bay County Veterans Council.

   Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

   Memorial cards for the wishes of the family will be available at the funeral home.

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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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