Age 98, of St. Paul, passed away on April 24, 2022. Preceded in death by wife, Jeanne M. Adam. Survived by children, Tom (Annette), Jerry, Jeanne (Rich) Silvernagel, Steve; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sister, Rita Preiner; and many dear nieces & nephews. Bill lived within one block of Dale Street for 94 years. He lived in Frogtown for 65 years and Roseville the rest of his life, except for the three years he spent serving with the Navy during WWII as an Aviation Radioman in the Pacific. He was a loving, gentle man who will be missed by many. Mass of Christian Burial 11:30 AM Friday, April 29 at Maternity of Mary Catholic Church, 1414 N. Dale St., St. Paul. Visitation at the church from 11:00-11:30 AM Friday. Private interment Ft. Snelling National Cemetery.Memorials preferred to Our Lady of Peace Hospice.