William Harrison

June 3, 1921November 3, 2012

William Harrison, 91, died on Saturday, November 3rd, 2012 at Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach, FL.

He was born in Detroit, MI, and moved to the area in the early 80’s coming from Detroit, MI.

He was veteran of WWII serving in the US Army. He was also a POW.

Prior to retirement William had worked at General Motors for 28 years. He was a member of the VFW and American Legion both in Cass City, MI, Moose Lodge in Port St Lucie, FL, General Motors Retirement club and the Waterford Eagles, Waterford, MI.

Survivors include his son, Karl Harrison of Seattle, WA, sister, Florence Prichard of Carsonville, MI, companion, Millie Hilligoss of Ft Pierce, FL, 5 grandchildren, Kimberly, Tonya, Jennifer, Kathy and Kurt, 10 great grandchildren and 2 Great Great Grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his wife of 45 years, Melva Steinman, and his two sons, Kenneth and Keith.

A visitation will be on Thursday November 8th, 2012 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Aycock Funeral Home, Ft Pierce, FL. A funeral service will be held on Friday November 9th, 2012 at 10:00 AM, also at Aycock Funeral Home, Fort Pierce, FL. Interment will follow at South Florida National Cemetery in Lake Worth, FL.

Arrangements are under the care of Aycock Funeral Home, Fort Pierce, FL.


  • Visitation Thursday, November 8, 2012
  • Funeral Service Friday, November 9, 2012

William Harrison

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November 6, 2012

My sincere condolences to the family for the loss of your beloved William. Life seems to fly by all too quickly. How loving God is to console us with his promise of eternal life.~John 3:16
May you continue to find comfort in His Word and one another.

Bobbijo Knechtel

November 5, 2012

May god bless you and our family at this time of a great man William Harrison. You will be missed.

Scott & Laura Knechtel

November 5, 2012

Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.