William "Bill" J. Wegs

Born: Fri., Dec. 7, 1945
Died: Sun., Jul. 29, 2012


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Tue., Jul. 31, 2012
Location: Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Wed., Aug. 01, 2012
Location: Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church

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   Mr. William J. "Bill" Wegs, 66, of Quincy died at 1:52 a.m. Sunday (July 29, 2012) in Good Samaritan Home.

   Born December 7, 1945 in Quincy, Bill was the son of  Alfred and Mary Salrin Wegs.  He married Jill Iseminger on May 18, 1968 in Quincy. She survives.

    Bill served his country in the U. S. Army during Vietnam.  He was a member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, North Side Boat Club where he was an avid trap shooter and Arrowhead Heights Golf Course in Camp Point where he enjoyed golfing with his sons in law.  A devoted family man, Bill loved every minute he spent with his family, especially his grandchildren.

   Bill was employed as a machinist for 42 years at Gardner Denver Company and was a member of the Quarter Century Club at Gardner Denver.

   Survivors include his wife, Jill; two daughters, Angela Desnoyer (Brett) of Bridgeton, MO and Melissa Milhauser (Greg) of Quincy; four grandchildren, Juliet Desnoyer, Luke Desnoyer, Joe Desnoyer and Katlin Milhauser; a brother, James Wegs (Pam) of Georgetown, KY; two sisters, Jeannie Rucker of Quincy and Margie Dunn (Doug) of Mt. Sterling, IL; and many loving nieces and nephews.

   Funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at 9:30 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home and at 10:00 in Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church by Monsignor Michael Kuse. Burial with Military Honors will be in Greenmount Cemetery.

   Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 4:00 to 7:00 and Wednesday until the time of services at the funeral home.  A Parrish Prayer Service will be held Tuesday evening at 6:30 at the funeral home.

   Memorials may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association A.L.S. Division, Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church or the North Side Boat Club Jr. League Trapshooting.

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Ray, Ginger Madison & Drew Miller
   Posted Mon July 30, 2012
So sorry for the loss, I know you have so many precious memories hold on to those, they will get you through the roughest of times. Prayers and thoughts are with your families.

Kristen, Brian and Katie Thiessen
   Posted Mon July 30, 2012
We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Uncle Bill. I always remember his big smile and laugh at family get-together with the Bozarths. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers during this time.

Wayne Huston
   Posted Tue July 31, 2012
My deepest consolences to the Wegs family. I salute your verteran that gave service to out country.

Wayne Huston
Maj Ret
Harrisburg, PA

Dan Ray
   Posted Tue July 31, 2012
We are sorry for the loss of Bill, his presence was at the very heart of Family Wegs. We share your loss because we have always sat at the same table and we will always keep a chair open for him.

Debra Strickler
   Posted Tue July 31, 2012
Missy; As you keep your Fathers Love in your heart, remember,too you''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''re surrounded by thoughts of support and caring today and in all the Days to come.
With Deepest Sympathy

Deena (Hilgenbrinck) Kroeger
   Posted Mon August 06, 2012
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Bill was a great friend to Hilg throughout their Gardner Denver years. Know that we are thinking of you at this difficult time. Deena

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