William E. (Bill) Hartquist passed away peacefully on Thursday evening, May 26, 2022. Bill was born on August 3, 1936 and lived a long and exciting life.
He was predeceased by his father, Bernard and mother, Velma. He is survived by his son, William Bruce (Penny) Hartquist of Endicott; two grandchildren, Trevor (Kara) Hartquist of Lansdale, PA and Kylee (Alex) Dean of Endicott, NY. He was also blessed with four great- grandchildren – Mackenzie, Mason, Zachary and Carter. Bill is also survived by his brother Charles (Barbara) Hartquist of California and his companion of many years, Patricia Benjamin.
Bill spent the majority of his life working as a travel agent, a career that he enjoyed very much. He was able to travel to many locations, and really enjoyed his cruises during his retirement. He enjoyed playing golf at En-Joie Golf Course for many years, and loved watching golf on television.
A private family celebration of Bill's life will be held at a later date. Anyone wishing to make a donation in Bill's name and memory can donate to the Parkinson's Foundation.