WILLIAM F. WELCHERT III
Mr. William F. Welchert III, 34, of Quincy, Illinois, died Monday (August 26, 2013) in his home.
Born November 5, 1978 in Quincy, William was the son of William F. and Sharon L. Arnold Welchert II.
William attended the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and was a 1997 graduate of Quincy High School. An avid sportsman, he enjoyed camping, playing basketball, having teams in Gus Macker for many years and coaching basketball at the YMCA. He also was a referee and umpire for the Quincy Park District. William loved being with family and especially loved the time he spent with his daughter.
Survivors include his parents of Quincy; a daughter, Naomi J. Welchert of Quincy; a sister, Jodi M. Bergeron (Brad) of Laconia, New Hampshire; a nephew, Blake Bergeron; and a niece, Renee Bergeron; and many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.
William was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents.
Cremation rites have been accorded to Mr. Welchert. Graveside memorial services will be held Wednesday morning at 10:00 in St. Boniface Cemetery in Quincy by David Moore.
There will be no visitation, but friends are invited to attend the services. The Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the family of William F. Welchert III.