William Zobel
In Memory of
William Ferdinand George "Bill"
Zobel Jr.
1940 - 2018
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Obituary for William Ferdinand George "Bill" Zobel Jr.

William Ferdinand George "Bill"  Zobel Jr.
William Ferdinand George “Bill” Zobel, Jr., 78, of Hollywood, Florida, born January 21, 1940 in New York, NY, passed away on August 31, 2018, in Belleville, IL.

Bill proudly served eight years in the United States Air Force and went on to retire from Southern Bell in Hollywood, Florida, after serving 26 years. He enjoyed music, traveling, and spending time with his family and friends. He was a beloved father, stepfather and grandfather who dedicated his life to his family. His love knew no bounds and he will never be forgotten.

Bill is preceded in death by his parents, William and Mary Zobel; and his wife, Joyce Zobel, nee Emanuello.

Bill is survived by his daughter, Anita (Todd) Howey, nee Zobel; son, Philip (Vivienne) Zobel; stepchildren, Michael, James, Lisa Emanuello and Brenda (Chuck) Hartt; three grandchildren, Alyssa Zobel, Rachael Howey and Jake Howey.

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Visitation will be held on Sunday, September 9, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Fred Hunter's Funeral Home, 6301 Taft Street, Hollywood, FL 33024.

Burial will be at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, September 10, 2018 at the Hollywood Memorial Gardens North, 3001 N. 72 Avenue, Hollywood, FL 33024.

Local arrangements have been entrusted to Schildknecht Funeral Home.

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