William “Bill” J. Phalen, age 64, passed away Tuesday, August 30, 2011, at Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Medical Center. He was born in Kenosha on October 31, 1946, son of the late William T. and Estelle (Nee: Schultz) Phalen.
Survivors include his loving wife of sixteen years, Lynda; his children, Kristin (Eric) Hartung, Cynthia Phalen, all of Racine, Julie (Dean) Nolden of Manitowoc; his six grandchildren, Ethan, Ryan and Mason Hartung, Lindsay, Jack and Kate Nolden; other relatives and many dear friends.
Funeral services with full military honors will be held Wednesday, September 7, 2011, at 6 p.m. at the funeral home with Fr. William E. Kohler officiating. Private interment will be held. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Wednesday at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Memorials to the Hope Safehouse in memory of Bill’s love for animals have been suggested.
MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888