William ‘Bill’ McAdoo Gamble

March 24, 1924 - Dec. 24, 2005

William M. Gamble found peace at his home Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005. William was born in Virginia on March 24, 1924, and was husband to the late Blythe "Penny" (nee Kemnitz). They married in 1946 in Milwaukee and celebrated 56 years of marriage.

William enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1942 and served his country in the South Pacific. He was employed by Amron of Waukesha and was a past commander of American Legion Post 399 Okauchee, a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2260 Oconomowoc and a member of Masonic Lodge No. 80.

William was father of sons, Quin of Egg Harbor, Greg (Pam) and Cris, both of Fort Atkinson, Todd and Kitt, both of Oconomowoc, and Scot (Robin) of Madison, and daughters, Heidi "Bambi" Danner of Dousman and the late Gilda Boyd ("Butch" and Jane Boyd) of Brookfield. William lovingly leaves behind 21 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, many relatives and friends.

A memorial service/visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 2, at the Okauchee American Legion Post 399, N50-W34570 Wisconsin Ave.

Hartson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. For more information, call (414) 425-9797 or visit www.hartsonfuneralhome.com.