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William “Bill” Henry Schilly

William “Bill” Henry Schilly, 77 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO, died Thursday, December 28, 2023 at Riverview at the Park in Sainte Genevieve, MO.

He was born January 18, 1946 in Ste Genevieve, MO.

He is survived by Two Brothers, Joseph (Mary Ann) Schilly of Sainte Genevieve, MO, Rick (Linda) Schilly of Stonington, IL; Sister, Mary Jane (Ron) Pruitt of Desloge, MO; Sister-in-law, Carrol Lee; Many dear cousins, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by Loving parents, Father, Fabian S. Schilly; Mother, Elizabeth Schilly; Two Brothers, Fabian “Sonny” F. Schilly, Jr., Robert Schilly.

There will be a Celebration of Life and Catholic Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Thursday, January 18, 2024 at 9:30 am in Zell, MO. The Clergy will be Rev. Ryan Weber. Graveside Service with military honors will follow after Mass.

Memorials can be made to Serenity Hospice for their dedicated care or Riverview at the Park for their loving attentiveness and care.

Bill served his country in the US Army, was a member of American Legion #150, enjoyed reading, fishing, COOKING, and “Painting”. His artwork is treasured by his family.

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