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Mr. Willard C. "Bill" Stiles Jr., 88, of Graves Lane, Plattsburgh, N.Y. passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at his home under the care of Hospice of the North Country with his loving family by his side. He was born in Plattsburgh, N.Y. on Dec. 28, 1928, the son of Willard C. and Agatha (Frenette) Stiles Sr. Bill retired from Sysco Foods where he earned a million dollars sales award.
He is predeceased by his parents; two sons, James Stiles and an infant son Willard Arthur Stiles; a brother, Owen Stiles; a step brother, Edmund Stiles; a sister, Marie Kirk and her husband Carl; his stepmother, Marie LeBlanc Stiles; his mother and father-in-law, Arthur and Mattie Hebert; two sisters-in-law, Carol Hebert and Lorraine Lancto; and a special friend, Bob Sapel.
Left to mourn his death and cherish his memories are his wife of 66 years, Marilyn (Hebert) Stiles; a son, Gary Stiles; a daughter-in-law, Ann Rasco-Stiles; a sister-in-law, Mary Stiles; two brothers-in-law, Ronald Hebert and his wife Faye, Robert Lancto; many nieces and nephews; a special friend, Don Nephew and his wife Barb; and three special young people, Lindsay and Brian Bellew and Jordon LaFleur.
A special thanks to his daughter-in-law, Ann Stiles for her care and commitment to the loving care for PaPa. The family would also like to thank special friends and neighbors, Wayne Ducharme, Mary Bulriss, Gary and Debbie Plumadore for their support, aid and always being there for us. Thanks also to his goddaughter, Debbie Lancto for everything she did for Uncle Bill. Thank you to Hospice of the North Country for the excellent care given to Bill on his last journey.
To honor Bill's wishes, there will be no calling hours.
Following cremation, he will be buried beside his sons, James and infant son Willard at St. Peter's Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
A celebration of Bill's life will be held at a later date.
Friends wishing may make donations to Hospice of the North Country or St. Jude's Children Hospital.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com
Published on May 17, 2017
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