William Thomas Wernecke

December 11, 1947 - July 28, 2022
William Thomas Wernecke

William Thomas Wernecke, age 74, of Port Richey passed away July 28, 2022. Bill was born December 11, 1947 in Pittsburgh, PA to Edward and Pauline Wernecke. He served his country bravely as a medic in the US Army during the Vietnam War. He came to Florida in the early 70s and worked most of his career as an elevator mechanic. Bill was tough and hardworking. He always wanted the very best for the people he cared about.

Bill is survived by his son, Daniel and wife Keri, and several grandchildren including Dillan, Carter, Joshua, and Laurel.

A visitation will be held for Bill on Sunday, August 7th (Visiting hours to be announced.) Military honors will be delivered at Florida National Cemetery on Monday, August 8th at 10:30am.


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5228 Trouble Creek Rd
  • Sunday, August 7, 2022

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