William (Bill) L. Stearns Jr.
William (Bill) L. Stearns Jr., 77, of Lawrenceville passed away Tuesday at Capital Health Systems - Hopewell Campus.
Born in Wichita Falls, Texas, he has been a Lawrenceville resident since 1974.
Mr. Stearns started his career as a manager for Neisner Brothers, Inc., NY, retired from H. T. Rose Enterprises in Yardley; and ended his career with Hertz Corporation..
He served in US Marines Reserve as well the US Navy serving on the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CVA 42).
Son of the late Clara Mae (Jeter) and William L. Stearns Sr., he is survived by his wife, Catherine Stearns; his daughter and son-in-law, Valerie A. and Charles C. Beauchamp; 2 grandchildren, Daniel M. and Rachel M. Beauchamp, all of Hamilton.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, October 11th, from 3:00 at the M. William Murphy Funeral Home, 1863 Hamilton Ave. A memorial service with military honors will begin at 5.00pm. Interment in Ft. Sill National Cemetery in Oklahoma will be at a later date.
In lieu flowers, memorial contributions in his name may be made to Capital Health Development Office, Two Capital Way, Suite 361, Pennington, NJ 08534
Posted on 03 Oct 2015 by MFH