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Obituaries

  • William Gordon Stevenson passed away on Monday, April 20.

    William Gordon Stevenson passed away on Monday, April 20.

William G. Stevenson, 88

April 20, 2015

William Gordon Stevenson passed away on Monday, April 20.

William Gor­don Steven­son passed away on Mon­day, April 20.

William Gor­don Steven­son, 88, of Engle­wood, Fla., passed away on Mon­day, April 20, 2015, at Venice Regional Bayfront Health.

He was born Aug. 11, 1926, in Erie, Pa., to Robert and Kather­ine (Sul­li­van) Stevenson.

Mr. Steven­son served in the U.S. Navy dur­ing World War II. He was the vice pres­i­dent for Shaw­mut Bank of Boston for more than 30 years. William moved to Florida per­ma­nently from Ware­ham, Mass., in 2001. He enjoyed gar­den­ing and play­ing golf.

Sur­vivors include his two chil­dren, Robert J. Steven­son of Flower Mound, Texas, and Ann Steven­son of Hol­land, Mass. He also is sur­vived by three grandaugh­ters: Alyssa MacPher­son, Stacey Roberts and Kendall Steven­son; and four great-grandchildren. He was pre­ceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Frances, in August 2008.

Per Mr. Stevenson’s wishes, there will be no ser­vice. A pri­vate bur­ial will be in Wal­nut Hills Ceme­tery in West Rox­bury, Mass.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, Inc. You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com