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Dr. William W. Busch, Jr.

Obituary for Dr. William W. Busch, Jr.

April 7, 1947 - July 1, 2017
McHenry, Illinois | Age 70


Dr. William W. Busch, Jr., 70, of McHenry, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Bill was born in Lincoln, Illinois on April 7, 1947, to the late William Sr. and Gladys (Carlson) Busch and grew up in Arlington Heights, IL.
Bill practiced dentistry in McHenry and Woodstock for 39 years. In his spare time, he was an avid golfer who also enjoyed target practice at the gun range. He loved electronic gadgets and watching his TV shows, especially with company beside him. Bill treasured traveling with his wife to visit family around the world. He will be remembered as a man with a dry sense of humor and generous heart. He was a proud father to his four children and grandfather to five, who range in age from nearly nine years to six weeks old.
He is survived by Jane, his wife of almost 47 years; his daughters: Jessica, Jillian and Bethany; his sons-in-law: George and Mark; and his grandchildren: Kaius and Kira-Sophie, Austen, August (Gus), and Willa Kate.
Bill is preceded in death by his parents and his son, Christopher.
A visitation will be held from 4:00pm to 8:00pm on Friday, July 7, 2017, and will continue on Saturday, July 8, 2017, from 9:00am until time of service at 10:30am at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry. Interment will follow at Windridge Cemetery, Cary, IL.
Memorial donations may be made to the Rotary International Foundation.
For more information, please visit or call the funeral home at 815-385-0063.

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