William Joel Steele

Published On: Nov 06 2012 10:09:42 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 06 2012 11:36:54 AM CST

William Joel Steele, age 72, was called on Friday, November 2, 2012 to be with his daughter Donna Margret who passed away on January 1, 1966 at age 2.

William (Bill) was born to William Lee and Luella (Jacobi) Steele on May 25, 1940 in Madison, WI and graduated from Central High School in 1958. Bill retired from The Wisconsin Air National Guard as an M/Sgt in 1986 after serving for 20 years.

His sisters Colleen, Dolly and Bonnie pre-deceased him as did his parents and his daughter Donna.

He is survived by three daughters; Debra Suzanne (Jeff) Hinze and their children Jordan, Raven and Tarin; Darcy Lynn (Greg) Sporer and their children Kelynn, Taylor and Hunter; Denise Joelle Steele and her daughter Jolee. He is further survived by his wife Mary and her daughter Rhonda (Dan) Belanger and their children Danielle, Samantha and Austin, and his sister Margaret (Walter) Schulze as well as 2 great-grandchildren.

No services will be held per Bill's request.

If you wish to make a memorial contribution it can be made to UW Carbone Cancer Cress_Funeral Center, 600 Highland Ave., Madison, WI 53792 or Agrace HospiceCare Inc., 5395 Cheryl Parkway, Fitchburg, WI 53711