William "Bill"'s Story
William John (Bill) Haflin passed away in Missouri on July 30, 2016, of cancer.
Bill was born July 25, 1929, to William F. and Emily (Giblin) Haflin in Monticello NY. Raised in Liberty, he went to graduate from Cooper Union with a Chemical Engineering degree in 1952. Bill had a long career in his field which included consulting engineer and research and development.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents; his sisters, Rita Klinko and Vera Mendelson.
He is survived by his daughters, Donna (Larry) Joerger, Carla (Bruce Metzger) and Roberta (Mike) Price; and his grandchildren, Kristi (Brian) Frank, Jason Price, Nancy (Lucas) Gaspar, Rachel (Jason) Szostek, Derek Metzger and their families.
Visitation will be held on Friday, August 12, 2016, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Bilbrey Funeral Home. Graveside service and burial will follow in Crossville City Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to BJC Hospice by calling 877-227-8718 or at www.bjchospice.org.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements in Tennessee.
Stygars Mid Rivers Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements in Missouri.
Published on August 11, 2016