William (Bill) Pritchard, 87, passed away peacefully on the evening of February 17, 2013. Bill was the son of Robert and Pauline Pritchard and was born in 1925 in Burkburnett, Texas.

He married Barbara Marie McClellan in 1944 and was married for 66 years when she passed away in 2010.

Bill served in the Army Air Corp in WWII from 1943 to 1945 and joined forces with United Grocers and served on the board of directors and in charge of southern Oregon and northern California. He then entered the offices of Pulver and Leever Realtors in commercial sales.

He is survived by one daughter, Suzie, two granddaughters, Angela Forster and Lisa Renfro, and four great-granchildren. Bill is survived by sisters Virginia Erickson and Mary Lou Caccamo. He was preceded by his sister, Barbara Owen.

Services will be held at Hillcrest Memorial Park at 2:00 p.m. at 2201 N. Phoenix Road, Medford. Donations may be made in his name to the Southern Oregon Humane Society on Table Rock Road in Medford.