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William Edward Bales
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1943
Crescent City
Del Norte County
California, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 2012
Crescent City
Del Norte County
California, USA

William Edward Bales passed away on July 1, 2012, at the age of 68, at Sutter Coast Hospital in Crescent City. William was born in Crescent City, July 22, 1943. He served in the Army in Nuremberg, Germany, where he met his wife and brought her back to the U.S. He was a devoted husband and father who loved the outdoors. William was best known for his many years as a commercial fisherman in Crescent City, where he earned the nickname Breezy Bill.





He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Karin G. Bales, Crescent City. His sons Andreas Bales, Oregon City, Ore.; William Arthur Bales Jr., Crescent City; Andreas's wife Sandy Bales; Billy's future wife Julie Hammock; Grandchildren: Trevor Bales, Oregon City, Ore.; Trystan Bales, Oregon City, Ore.; Brittany Bales, Crescent City, Calif.; Ashley Faye Wallace, Springfield, Tenn.; his brothers Warren Bales, Shasta, Calif.; Robert Bales Sr., Hornbrook, Ore.

The family has had a private ceremony. Arrangements are being made for a memorial plot that will be placed in the U.S. National Cemetery in Portland, Ore., to commemorate his time served in the military.

Del Norte Triplicate
Crescent City, CA 
 
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 Children:
  Michele Ann Bales (1969 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willamette National Cemetery
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: J
Record added: Oct 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98862579
William Edward Bales
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William Edward Bales
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William Edward Bales
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 Added: Aug. 31, 2013
 
 
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