William F. Lemieux
October 19, 1938 - October 12, 2020
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Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum
686 Fond Du Lac Avenue
Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin 54935
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In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in Bill's honor may be made to St. Jude Children's Research HospitalorThe Milwaukee Humane Society.

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Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church
2490 North Cramer Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53211
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Tuesday 10/27, 11:00 am

Bill F. Lemieux, age 81, a resident of Milwaukee passed away peacefully, and was called home to the Lord, at his home, October 12, 2020. Bill earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from UW Oshkosh and gained his master’s degree in History from UW Milwaukee. He then earned his state certification to begin teaching…

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JEFFREY WINTER left a message on November 27, 2020:
Bill became a very important mentor for me when we met in the 1970's. His memory should be for a blessing for many.
Donna Eddy left a message on October 27, 2020:
Bill was a good caring man. He helped me to grow in a time when I was young and unsure. He has been a good friend for over 48 years, through the good times and great adventures and through the bad times. He could always be counted on when needed. Many friends found each other through him. And we became a family of friends. We experienced great joy in the adventures, traveling together, communicating deeply with love, and of course we can’t forget the amazing Christmas feasts, begun To invite those who had no where to go on Christmas and then everyone wanted to be there. Several hundred at its height. He cooked all the food. Like Babette’s feast. Thank God for the experience of Bill. My good friend.
barbara olive left a message on October 27, 2020:
Sending sympathy and love to all Bills friends, especially Joe. you are in our thoughts and prayers. much love, Barbara and Judie
Debi Subat left a message on October 27, 2020:
My thoughts and prayers go out. Bill was a great man with a kind heart.
John Ward left a message on October 25, 2020:
I was in one of Bill’s groups in the early 70’s. He helped me with my self esteem and confidence. He did a reading at my wedding two weeks before the Sunday night masa’s ended. I thank him for that. It’s too bad he passed away during a pandemic. I’m sure hundreds of people would be at his funeral mass, including me. He touched that many people. God bless him.
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Megan Luke left a message on October 25, 2020:
My deepest condolences to the family and friends of Bill. Bill will be greatly missed at SST. Peter & Paul, not only for his many years of service as a liturgical minister, but also for his always present smile and loving words of welcome to all who entered. A very fond memory I have of Bill occurred at a 7 PM mass quite a few years ago The priest hadn't shown up to preside and we were perplexed as to what to do. Bill stepped up and said he would help. He went up to the podium and shared with everyone that it looks like we have no priest tonight and asked if we wanted to, he would lead us in a prayer service. He then read the Gospel to us and gave a "homily" that made me feel like the Lord was speaking to us through him. We closed with the "Our Father" and the hand shake of Peace and I think everyone that was there it seemed to go up to him to thank him for such a moving prayer service. I will miss him greatly.
Fr. Michael F. Michalski left a message on October 23, 2020:
My deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Bill Lemieux. He had a big heart and he ministered to so many people in their struggles. Bill was a servant of God and brought Holy Communion to many sick and infirm. Well done,good and faithful servant. Now rest in peace.
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