William “Bill” Stalker, 71, of Montello, passed away Dec 18, 2017 at Madison VA Hospital with oldest daughter, Valerie, at his side.
Bill spent his time hunting and fishing whenever possible, enjoying last-time fishing with his grandson, Jonas Holmes. Bill had several children, Valerie (Mauri) Tradewell, “adopted” daughter Debra Boster of Pardeeville, William Jr.(Megan) Stalker, Kari (Justin) Gammeter, stepdaughter Traci (Pat) Campion, all of Montello, and Kelli (Matt) Schlit of Beaver Dam.
Bill was most proud of his grandchildren, Michelle (Gary) Cottrell, Jonas Holmes, Samantha and Riley Gammeter, Grace Campion, Libby, Marissa Schilt and Austin Funk. McKenzie, Dakota, Ian, Lacey and Zoey Stalker, Brittany Pick, Destiny Cadwallader and his miracle, Maise Stalker; as well as his great-grandchildren, Tristan and Trinity Cottrell.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Jeanette Stalker; brothers, Jack and Bob (Loretta) Stalker; a sister, Margaret Lantz; a son, Lloyd Stalker; and grandsons Jack Stalker and Maxwell Lenard Stalker.
Military honors will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be made at www.grassefs.com. Grasse Funeral Service of Pardeeville is serving the family.