Lieut William Francis Guenley, III

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Lieut William Francis Guenley, III

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 14 Aug 2008 (aged 60)
Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, USA
Burial Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA
Plot 18-900
Memorial ID 29846087 · View Source
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William Guenley, beloved son, husband and dad passed away peacefully August 14, 2008, after a brief illness.

Bill was a graduate of Moriarty High School.

He was promoted to 1st Lt in the field in Viet Nam, where he received a Purple Heart and Bronze Star with Valor.

He married Linda Sponenburgh in June 1972; they lived in Albuquerque. Their wonderful son, William was born while living in Taylor Ranch and later moved to Adelino.

He attended Albuquerque Technical Vocational Institute and graduated with computer programming skills. He worked his way up and made many friends at the NM Department of Labor, retiring in July 2001 after 27 years.

Bill attended the University of New Mexico over three decades. He enjoyed many hobbies including photography, rock hounding and building wooden ships.

He was survived by his wife of 36 years, Linda; son, Will; mother, Barbara; brother, Vaughan; nephews, Ty and Gabe.

Bill will be missed by many, some of whom we will never know. He is now at peace.

A memorial service was celebrated at French Mortuary, University Chapel.

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BSM (Bronze Star Medal)
PH (Purple Heart)
ARCOM (Army Commendation Medal)

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  • Added: 16 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29846087
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut William Francis Guenley, III (5 Oct 1947–14 Aug 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29846087, citing Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, USA ; Maintained by Twist (contributor 46920390) .