William J. “Bill” Steil, 77, Dodgeville, formerly of East Dubuque, passed away at 1:15 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10 at the home of his daughter, Laura Diemer, Freeport, Ill., surrounded by his loving family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 15 at St. Mary’s Church in East Dubuque, with Msgr. P. William McDonnell and Rev. Dean Smith officiating. Burial will be in the East Dubuque Cemetery, where military honors will be accorded by members of the Dubuque Marine Corps League. Visitation will be from 4–8 p.m. on Wednesday and after 9:30 a.m. on Thursday at the Miller Funeral Home in East Dubuque. The parish rosary will be recited at 3:45 p.m. on Wednesday.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to FHN Hospice in Freeport, Ill.
Complete obituary is in the August 14, 2013 issue of The Platteville Journal.