William L. ‘Bill’ Meyer, 73

William L. "Bill" Meyer, 73, of Waupun died Wednesday July 14, 2010, at Waupun Memorial Hospital.

He was born on May 7, 1937, in Theresa, the son of the late Leonard and Goldie Luedtke Meyer. He graduated from West Bend High School in 1955. He married Joan Roecker on Sept. 10, 1960, at Trinity Lutheran Church in West Bend. He was a mechanic at F&I Equipment in West Bend until his retirement in 2003. His family was very important to him, and it was said that "Papa could fix everything and anything."

Survivors include his wife, Joan of 49 years; one son, Russ (Juli) of Kewaskum; and one daughter, Kelly (Angelo) Scholten of Waupun; four grandchildren, Garrett and Carly Meyer and Haley and Hannah Scholten; three brothers, Leonard Jr. of Kewaskum, Roger (Patricia) of Cherokee Village, Ark., and Lee (Markie) of Germantown; one brother in-law, Lee Ihde of Appleton; nieces; nephews and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Shirley Ihde.

At Bill’s request, private services will be held at a later date.

Memorials appreciated to Hospice Hope.

The Twohig Funeral Home, 305 Fond du Lac Ave., Fond du Lac, is assisting the family with the arrangements. www.twohigfunerals.com.

The family would like to thank Dr. Kumar, Hospice Hope and the Fond du Lac Cancer Center.