The Daily Item
NORTHUMBERLAND — William H. Hechler, 66, of Northumberland, passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, in the SUN Home Hospice Care Center, Sunbury.
He was born Oct. 17, 1946, in Upper Darby, the son of the late William and Dorothy (Troup) Hechler.
William was last employed as a laborer in the cabinet industry.
He enjoyed fishing.
He is survived by his companion of 21 years, Patricia A. Ross, with whom he made his home; one sister, Diane Cappa, of Kresgeville; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service is private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to SUN Home Hospice, 62 Duke St., Northumberland, PA 17857.
Arrangements are by the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 309 Water St. Northumberland.