Passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 26, 2011 at the age of 82 years.
Left to cherish his many memories are his loving wife of 59 years Hilda–semicolon– his children: Lynn Romaine (Bud), Joanne DeForest (Darcy), Brent Davies (Leigh), and Scott Davies (Lori)–semicolon– nine grandchildren: Jordan (Sammi-Jo), Chris (Megan), Kelsey (Justin), Patrick (Jackie), Carolyn, Danielle, Brandon, Cam and Allie–semicolon– two grandsons: Robbie and Alex. Bill was blessed with many cherished relatives and friends.
Bill was born and raised in Lloydminster, Alberta. After graduating from SAIT in 1948, Bill attained his PEng designation and joined the Alberta Government in 1959. After serving as Assistant Deputy Minister of Alberta Government Services, Bill retired in 1981. In 1984 Bill started Davies Management and Realty Ltd, to support real estate investors throughout Edmonton. Bill retired from Davies Management in 1991. Bill was an active participant in many community organizations and spent much of his spare time campaigning for the Conservative Party.