William F. Peltier "Willy"

November 16, 1943March 12, 2014
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Loving Husband, Father & Grandpa

Died peacefully at home on March 12, 2014. Preceded in death by Parents & Infant Son. Survived by Loving Wife, RaeAnn M. Peltier; Children, Michelle & Renee (Victor) Green and their Mother, Mary; bonus children, Brenda & Kip Denisson.; Grandsons, Benn, Shawn & Isaiah; Favorite Granddaughter, Cayla; Siblings, Lee (Dottie) Green & Alice (John) Olson; Goddaughter, Kathy Green; many other loving relatives & dear friend, especially his faithful and loving silky Terrier, Waylon J. Peltier.

Willy was friend of Bill W., a proud Vietnam Vet & Member of Freeman MC. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota & a Master's degree from St. Thomas. After retiring as a Maplewood Police Officer, Willy enjoyed many years as an over the road semi-truck driver.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 4-8pm on Monday, March 17th at Wulff Funeral Home, 1485 White Bear Ave., St. Paul. Tie dyed welcome! Inurnment Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Memorials to River Falls Cancer Center.


  • Celebration of Life Monday, March 17, 2014

William F. Peltier "Willy"

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Kip Denisson

March 3, 2016

Missing and thinking of ya Willy man.. ! Im full of gratitude for the love and sayings that still reminds me off you. Never forgotten Willy man.. ill give mom and Waylon a hug from ya. n Kipper man

Ken Harrell

August 1, 2014

Hadn't seen Willy since I was a No.St.Paul cop back in the late 70's. He and I rode our motorcycles completely around Lake Superior one year. He had a BMW back then if I recall correctly. We had some good times on and off the job. R.I.P.

Ian Maloney

March 17, 2014

I'll always cherish the times we had. R.I.P Willy

Renee Peltier Green

March 17, 2014

Dad I miss you more and more each day.
But know you have gone to a better place where you can eat whatever, whenever
And ride against the winwind
Please know I always LOVED YOU
And know me and shelley will be alright you taught us so much and where the best DAD could ask for
I love you and cant wait to see you again

Steve Ruzek

March 17, 2014

Sorry to hear of your loss.


March 17, 2014

Willy was always an absolute joy to see. I will miss his hats! Rest in peace. - Whitney & the staff at Dr. O's dental office.

Kip Denisson

March 16, 2014

Peace n love! Willy man. R.I.P.

March 16, 2014

so sorry to hear this ,my condolences to the family Willy was an awesome friend and brother. chachi (FREEMEN MC)

Mary Thirsten

March 16, 2014

Shelley and Renee,
I'm so sorry for your loss. I loved looking at the photos--your Dad looked like he was so proud of his grandkids! I hope your happy memories help you through this difficult time. Peace to you and your families.

James Klett

March 16, 2014

His personality. So sorry for your loss