Bill Douglas, formerly of Brookfield, died Wednesday, May 1, 2013.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013, at Walnut Creek United Methodist Church, 1543 Sunnyvale Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597.
Memorials may be made to the church in Bill’s name or by donating blood.
The family is honoring his wishes by donating his body to the University of California San Francisco for education and research.
Bill was born and grew up in Brookfield, where he was an all-around athlete. After college, his career spanned 40 years in railroad transportation. He married Verna Hahn.
Survivors include his wife, Verna; his children, Scott, Kent, Cara, and Laura; his grandchildren, Brittney and Andrew; his sisters Mary and Cindy.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Red and Muriel Douglas; and his brother, Jack.