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William Joseph "Bill" Akerberg
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Birth: May 10, 1926
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 13, 1996
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA

Intelligencer Journal
November 15, 1996
Page: B-3

Bill Akerberg, 70, of 102 Harvestview North, Mount Joy, was taken to Lancaster General Hospital Wednesday morning and died there of natural causes. He had been ill for six years and was under a doctor's care.

He was the husband of Barbara Fischkelta Akerberg. They observed their 20th anniversary last December.

He had lived in Mount Joy since 1987. He moved to Mount Joy from Wall Township, N.J., where he drove a truck for Stern's Transportation.

Akerberg was co-owner of "That Country Place" stand at Meadowbrook Farmer's Market.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean War.

He was a life member of the Fred Barley Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5667 of Elizabethtown, and the Conewago American Legion Post 329 of Elizabethtown, where he served on the post home association.

Prior to moving to Mount Joy, he was past commander of the Ocean County Council, District 12, and VFW Post 5698 in New Jersey.

Born in McKeesport, he was a son of the late Axel and Elizabeth Schlapich Akerberg.

Surviving besides his wife are two sons, Michael S. of Mount Joy and William Jr. of Bricktown, N.J.; three daughters, Evelyn, wife of Robert Talmo, and Betty Ann McDonald, both of Bricktown, and Dale, wife of Joseph Surdi of Toms River, N.J.; three stepdaughters, Katie Kirkland and Angela Kirkland, both of Lancaster, and Kellie Nolan of Maytown; a stepson, Frank Kirkland of Lancaster; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and five stepgrandchildren.
Family links: 
  Axel Peter Akerberg (1882 - 1929)
  Susan Elizabeth Schlappich Betz (1894 - 1986)
  Charles Alton Akerberg (1904 - 1991)**
  Agnes Caroline Akerberg (1919 - 1919)*
  Chester Axel Akerberg (1920 - 1920)*
  Susann Akerberg (1922 - 1922)*
  William Joseph Akerberg (1926 - 1996)
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Dr. James M. Owston
Record added: Dec 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45693432

Rest in Heavenly peace.
- William Neill
 Added: Jan. 28, 2014

- barbara akerberg
 Added: May. 31, 2011
Missing you still after 15 years
- Barbara Akerberg
 Added: May. 31, 2011

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