William W. "Bill" Truntz

A celebration of life will be held for William W. "Bill" Truntz on Friday, Sept. 19, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the Howard J. Schroeder American Legion Post, 6006 W. Mequon Road, in Mequon. Bill died on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2008, at St. Nicholas Hospital in Sheboygan. Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg is serving the family.

Bill was born in Milwaukee on Aug. 23, 1958, son of Janice (nŽe McLees) and the late William H. Truntz. Bill owned and operated the Mequon Legion Post Tavern for the past 26 years. He was a member of the Sons of American Legion and enjoyed all sports, especially bowling and golf. Bill was also a huge Packer fan and enjoyed going to Vegas.

Bill is survived by his wife and best friend of 21 years, Deborah (nŽe Jaeger); and his mother, Janice Truntz. He was the dear brother of Patrick (Amy) McLees, Jaclyn Roach and Michael (Sandra) Truntz. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Bill was preceded in death by his father, William; and his sister, Sally.