William Stephan "Bill" Hotaling, 70, of Westfield, Wisconsin, died peacefully in his home on February 28th, surrounded by his family. Bill was born January 26, 1937 in Hudson, NY to Clint and Mary Hotaling. After high school graduation, Bill served in the US Navy. He married Margaret "Luckie" Reno on June 13, 1960 in Yokahama, Japan. He went on to work for the federal government and the State of Wisconsin. Bill is preceded in death by his father, two sisters, Joan and Andrea, a brother, Clint, his father-in-law, Charles and grandson, Jacob. He is survived by his wife, Luckie, his five children, Andrew (Tina), Clint (Mary), Faith (Jon) Christian, Jay and Hope (Steven) Box, eleven grandchildren, his mother, Mary, his mother-in-law, Ferne Reno, brother, John (Joan) and sister, Dee.
A memorial service for Bill will be held on Sunday, March 4, 2007 at 2:00 PM at Steinhaus-Holly Funeral Home, Westfield with Military Honors. A visitation will be held on Sunday from 12:00 PM until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Though he has embarked on a new adventure, his gentleness, humor and love will continue to light our way.