FRUITLAND PARK, Fla. -- William Henry Stephenson, 85, of Fruitland Park, Fla., died on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005. He was born in Wilmington, the son of Guy H. and Mary (Pelkey) Stephenson on Nov. 4, 1920. He formerly lived in Willsboro.
Upon retiring from the Grand Union, he moved to Fruitland Park.
He is survived by his wife, Bernice; three sisters, Beatrice Lawrence and Mary Cooper of Wilmington and Margaret Stephenson of Lake Placid; one brother and sister-in-law, Paul and Celia Stephenson of Wilmington.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Lucretia Cooley; his parents; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Lawrence and Pauline Stephenson and Guy and Gladys Stephenson; and an infant sister, Lucy.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2005, at the Reber Cemetery in Reber. Zaumetzer-Sprague Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.