Hamilton B. Bill, Jr., 82, of Deep River, died Aug. 2 after a brief illness. Bruce was born on Sept. 14, 1937, in Deep River, the son of Hamilton and Dorothy (Saunders) Bill.
He was employed by Plax, Monsanto, and Silgan before his retirement.
Bruce is survived by his brother Melville of Deep River, his niece Kathleen Bill of Deep River, and four adopted children, Cheryl, Gerald, Timothy, and Robert Lyons.
Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.