William Rees

William J Rees

1941 - 2018

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Obituary of William J Rees

William “Bill” Rees passed away September 1, 2018.  Born in North Tonawanda on August 15, 1941, he was the son of the late John and Alice Jenkins Rees.  Bill served in the US Army from 1959 until 1962.  He worked over 45 years at Niagara Cutter in North Tonawanda, working in various capacities and retired in 2006 as an HR Manager. 

Husband of the late Nancy Gramlich who predeceased him in 2015; father of Chris (Tim) Dombrowski, Colleen Rees, William (April) Rees, John (Christine) Rees, and Jeanette (Earl) McCullough; 12 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren; siblings Florence (Tom) Miranda, Jim (Gloria) Rees, and late Jack and Robert Rees; several nieces and nephews. 

Services will be held at the convenience of the family.  Donations to the Alzheimer’s Association, 2805 Wehrle Dr., Buffalo, NY 14221 or at www.alz.org/donate would be appreciated.  Visit pruddenandkandt.com.