Obituary

William Christian Nill
William Christian Nill

March 19, 1938 - July 4, 2018
Born in Detroit, Michigan
Resided in Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan
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William Christian Nill was born in Detroit on March 19, 1938 the son of Frank and Agnes Frame. He married Joan Merritt and together they raised two daughters.

Mr. Nill retired as President of First State Bank in 2010 after 50 years of service. William received his JD degree from Wayne State University.

He was a member of the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club, Men’s and Women’s Garden Club of Grosse Pointe, and President of Michigan Association of Community Bankers. He was a prize winning orchidist. William loved spending time at his second homes in Greenbush, Michigan and Sanger Island, Florida.

William was the beloved husband of Joan, the dear father of Rosa Malburg (Michael) and Nancy (Gary) Geiser, loving grandfather of Isabella and Michael.

Funeral service Monday 10:00 am at the A.H.Peters Funeral Home, 20705 Mack Avenue at Vernier Road, Grosse Pointe Woods. Visitation Sunday 3-9 pm.

The family has requested memorial contributions be directed to Evangelical Home, 440 W. Russell St., Saline, MI 48176 or Men’s and Women’s Garden Club of Grosse Pointe Woods, c/o John Verpoort, 19963 W. Williams Ct., Grosse Pointe Woods, 48236

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A. H. Peters Funeral Home of Grosse Pointe
20705 Mack Avenue
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI US 48236
Visitation
A. H. Peters Funeral Home of Grosse Pointe
20705 Mack Avenue
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI US 48236
Sunday, July 8, 2018
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Service
A. H. Peters Funeral Home Grosse Pointe Woods
20705 Mack Avenue
Grosse Pointe Woods, MI US 48236
Monday, July 9, 2018
10:00 AM