William “Bill” Butterfield, 96 of Cottonwood, passed away peacefully at his home on his birthday, May 17, 2018. He was pre-deceased by his wife Vera. He is survived by his daughter Margaret “Maggie” of Cottonwood; his loving god-daughter Nadia; nephews, nieces and cousins in the UK.
Bill was born in Keighley, Yorkshire, UK and moved with his wife to the USA in 1967. Cottonwood became their home in 1988. During World War II, Bill was a Royal Marine Commando 44th Unit. He was stationed in India and Burma (Myanmar).
No services are planned per his wishes. Donations may be made to your favorite charity in his name. Many thanks and appreciation to NA Hospice for their care and help.
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