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William Charles Jolliffe

July 12, 1937 ~ July 24, 2017 (age 80)


William C. Jolliffe, age 80, of Palmyra, a kind, gentle, hard-working soul, passed away on Monday, July 24, 2017 with his family by his side at Aurora Medical Center Summit.

Bill was born on July 12, 1937 the son of the late Thomas and Emily (Traxler) Jolliffe.  He married Opal Naomi Parker on September 17, 1960 at the Palmyra United Methodist Church, and the two enjoyed nearly 57 years of loving devotion.  Bill was a lifelong resident of Palmyra and a graduate of Palmyra High School. From early childhood, he farmed alongside his father and brother until his retirement.  He proudly served in the National Guard and was a member of the Thomas-Holcomb American Legion Post 304.   

Bill was the beloved husband of Naomi; loving father of Cynthia Jolliffe of Palmyra, Karen (David McCracken) Butcher of Whitewater, and Becky (Keith) Schultz of Fort Atkinson; cherished grandfather of April Schultz, Emily Butcher, and Hannah Schultz; dear brother of Earl (Linda) Jolliffe of Palmyra; and treasured uncle of Steve (Gail) Jolliffe, Anita (Tom Pelc) Jolliffe and Susan (Jayson) Meyer.  Bill was loved and will be remembered by other relatives and many dear friends.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents and son-in-law Darrell Butcher.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at the Palmyra United Methodist Church 122 N. 5th Street Palmyra, WI, with visitation from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m.  Burial will follow at Zion Cemetery in Palmyra.

 


 Service Information

Visitation
Saturday
July 29, 2017

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Palmyra United Methodist Church
122 N. 5th Street
Palmyra, WI 53156

Funeral Service
Saturday
July 29, 2017

11:00 AM
Palmyra United Methodist Church
122 N. 5th Street
Palmyra, WI 53156

Committal
Saturday
July 29, 2017

12:00 PM
Zion Cemetery
Zion Road
Palmyra, WI 53156


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