William “Bill” James Derosia JR.
God our Father called Bill home to be with him on September 15th, 2021. He was born in Arlington, Vermont on August 14, 1947, to William Derosia Sr. and Antoinette Derosia. He is survived by his wife Lisa Derosia and children: William James Derosia III, Daniel Derosia, Rebecca Gonzalez, Debra Derosia, Kaitlin Blackwell, and Sarah Houser. Grandchildren: Christine Zerr, Aaron Derosia, Victoria Derosia, Isabella Derosia, Ethan Derosia, Nadia Gonzalez, Vincent Pagan, Noah Blackwell, Sadie Blackwell, Jayce Houser, Rance Houser, Clancy Houser, and Miles Houser. Brothers: Michael Derosia, Matthew Derosia, Maurice Derosia (Clari), Sisters: Susan Kenyon (Chris), Honorah Derosia, Mary Webb (Perle)
Bill was a police officer in Bennington, Vermont for 19 years. He retired from Antelope Oil Tool Mineral Wells, TX.
Bill and his wife Lisa, and daughters, Kaitlin and Sarah moved to Texas in 1996. He loved living in Texas, enjoyed shooting, gardening, going to grandchildren’s sporting events, caring for his chickens, and visiting with family and friends over coffee. Bill was a Patriot, he loved his country, always valued the truth, loved to solve problems, and always had wise advice.
Family and friends are invited to attend Rosary/ Visitation Service at 6:30pm Friday September 17, Funeral Services at 10:30am Saturday September 18 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church (small Chapel) in Mineral Wells, Texas.