|Birth: ||Aug. 25, 1926|
|Death: ||Aug. 20, 2006|
William F. Birch died August 20, 2006 peacefully at home in Farmington Hills at the age of 80 . He was a resident of Farmington Hills for 32 years; formerly of Detroit and Walled Lake.
William was a 1944 graduate of Walled Lake High School.
He was a proud Veteran of the US Navy having served during WWII.
He retired as a sergeant in 1989 after 15 years with the Bloomfield Township Police Department; having previously retired in 1974 after 26 years from the Detroit Police Department.
During his retirement William enjoyed travel, woodworking and was a Civil War Buff.
He was also a handyman and did home improvement.
Beloved husband of the late Florence M. for 58 years.
Dear father of Sandra Stehler (Curt Kitter) and FloAnn Yoerg (Chris).
Best friend of Bob Bloom and Chuck Bridges.
Family will receive friends 12 Noon until memorial service 1pm at A.J. Desmond & Sons (Vasu, Rodgers & Connell Chapel), 32515 Woodward (btwn 13-14 Mile).
Rite of Committal and Military Honors at Roseland Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial tributes are suggested to:
The Hundred Club of Detroit
1717 S. Dort Hwy.
Flint, MI 48503.
The Hundred Club helps provide for the surviving spouses and children of police officers and firefighters who lose their lives in the line of duty.
Roseland Park Cemetery
Plot: Section 20, Lot 4 , G
Created by: Kim Koper♥Davis ...
Record added: Aug 24, 2006
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