THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
William J. Roddy
Issue Date: December 6, 2018
William "Bill" Joseph Roddy, 58, of Oconto, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018.
Born to Daniel and Jean Roddy on Dec. 29, 1959, he graduated from Manistique High School in 1978 and married the love of his life, Karla (Nelson) Roddy on Aug. 3, 1985.
They moved to Milwaukee in 1990 and later returned North to the Wausaukee area where they raised three children. He worked in sales for over 20 years.
He loved fishing and camping with his family, had a passion for bird hunting and enjoyed time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife Karla; three children, William D. (Joyana) Roddy, Bryan (Jill) Roddy and Katelyn (Rick) Wery; six grandchildren; his parents Daniel and Jean Roddy; a brother, DJ (Terri); two sisters, Rose (Dave) Roddy and Jean (Jerry) Rochefort; many nieces and nephews and his mother-in-law, Lois Nelson.
He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Harley Nelson.
Services will be held at a later date in Manistique, Mi. Rhodes Charapata Funeral Home of Oconto is assisting the family.