William E. Rathbone, 59, Wisconsin Rapids, died Monday, Nov. 4, 2013.
Boston Funeral Home of Stevens Point assisted the family. Condolences may be offered online at www.bostonfuneralhome.net.
Mr. Rathbone was born Jan. 16, 1954, in Illinois, a son of Darlene Rathbone and the late William Rathbone. He grew up in Illinois and attended local schools.
He was inducted into the U.S. Army. During his time of service, he worked in demolitions. He was honorably discharged.
After his military service, he moved to Wisconsin Rapids.
He was married to Delia M. Elizondo in 1999.
He worked as a roofer for Pete’s Roofing for more than 30 years.
Survivors include his wife; four children, Billy Jr., Peyote, Jean and Cody; his mother, Darlene Snyder; two stepsons, Julian Elizondo and Brian Kasun; and seven grandchildren.