William Fish

William J. "Bill" Fish

Saturday, February 20th, 1932 - Monday, September 2nd, 2019
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William J. “Bill” Fish, age 87, U.S. Marine Corps and Atomic Testing veteran, late of Orland Park, IL, passed away on September 2, 2019. Bill was an exemplary husband, father and grandfather who was preceded in death by his parents Lawrence and Blanche (nee Strnad) Fish, brother Lawrence, sister Lorraine Thom, and daughter Kathleen Alshuler. He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Gayle (nee Stillwell); son Bryan (Arnelda) and son Glenn (Josephine); and seven grandchildren Katie, Annie, Ryan, Lauren, Kyle, Carter, and Lilah.

Funeral Service will be held Saturday, September 14, 2019, 11:30 a.m. at Church of the Transfiguration, 12219 S. 86th Ave., Palos Park, IL.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Semper Fi Fund would be appreciated.

Express your thoughts and condolences at 708-532-5400
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    Saturday, September 14th, 2019 | 11:30am
    Saturday, September 14th, 2019 11:30am
    Church of the Transfiguration
    12219 S. 86th Avenue
    PALOS PARK, IL 60464
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Dawn Nolan

Posted at 11:53am
Dear Bryan & Arni,
So very sorry to hear about the loss of your father. Thoughts and prayers are with you. Hopefully the many years of memories can fill the loss you are feeling. Much love to you all and the rest of the family. Dawn & Kevin Nolan

Claudia Steele

Posted at 02:32pm
Dear Bryan and Arni,
So very sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad. The loss of a parent is not an easy ordeal to endure. I know you will take some comfort in the wonderful memories that you have. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
My deepest sympathy, Claudia Steele

barbara deval

Posted at 08:33pm
Dear Gayle and family, So sorry to read of your loss. It's not an easy road to experience. May the Dear Lord grant all of you strength and peace in the coming days. His memories will always be in your heart. With Sympathy your former neighbor Barbara Deval

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