William E. Kreisle, 92, passed away March 21, 2017 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Hendersonville, TN.
He was born October 13, 1924 to John (Jack) and Ruth Eckman Kreisle of Tell City, IN. William married Marilyn Ramsey Kreisle on August 26, 1950.
William was an US Marines veteran and served in World War II. He was a civil engineer who worked for the US Army Corp of Engineers as the District Chief of Surveys for the Branch of Engineering Division and a member of the Tell City Historical Society.
Surviving are his children, Jonathan Kreisle (Eileen) of Albuquerque, NM, and Peter Kreisle (Connie) of Gallatin, TN; his sisters, Peggy Mayhill (Tom) of Knightstown, IN, Joanne Duran of Columbus, OH and Christine Harder (Frank) of Garden City, NY; and one granddaughter, Carrie Jernigan (Steve) and one great-granddaughter, Ensley Rose Jernigan.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Marlyn and his daughter, Kristina Kreisle.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Saturday, April 1 at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home with burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 am Saturday at the Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Foundation.