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William J. Wightman

November 19, 1935 ~ December 22, 2023 (age 88) 88 Years Old
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William Wightman Obituary

William John Wightman, II, of Millville NJ, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 22, 2023, at 88 years old.  He was born in Washington, Pennsylvania, on November 19, 1935.  

Bill was a huge Nascar fanatic and he loved taking his RV with his buddy, Walt Lore, chasing the Nascar circuit. Bill enjoyed spending his golden years in the Florida Keys.  Bill was a loyal lifetime member of the Elks Lodge, the International Moose Lodge & the American Legion.  Bill was an avid fan of the World Champion Pittsburg Steelers, Penn State Nittany Lions, and a phan of the World Series Champions Philadelphia Phillies.  A wildlife enthusiast who loved fishing, and he will be greatly missed by his cat, Cookie and also his buddy, Cupcake.

He retired as a Tank Foreman at Wheaton Glass. Bill also volunteered for the Army Reserve and the New Jersey Wildlife Management Service and Preservation. 

Loving father of William “Chip” Wightman III, Amber "Gator" Wightman (Patrick Thornton) and Autumn Corson (Rusty Corson). Loving grandfather to Brody William and Russell Corson V. 

He is predeceased in death by his parents, William John Wightman I and Emma (nee: Boyles) and his sister, the late Rebecca "Becky" C. Wightman.

A graveside service will be held at Greenwood Memorial Park, 1001 East Broad Street, Millville, NJ 08332 at 11 AM on Friday, December 29, 2023. Family & Friends are welcome. 

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Graveside Service
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December 29, 2023

11:00 AM
Greenville Cemetery

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