William J. “Wild Bill” Uselman 71 of Watertown passed away on Thursday April 4, 2013 at home.
Bill was born on March 2, 1942 in Madison the son of Roman and Dorothy (Everson) Uselman Sr. He married Maria Ann Nickels on Oct. 24, 1964 at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church. Bill worked as a night supervisor at Fisher-Barton in Watertown for nineteen years. He loved fishing, gardening, playing cards and the Green Bay Packers.
Survivors include: wife Maria Uselman of Watertown; five daughters Linda Burton of Clarksville, TX, Brenda (William) Reed Sr. of Watertown, Dorothy (William) Fraiser of Waterloo, Lisa (Steve) Leete of Watertown and Tina (Curtis Mitchell) Uselman of Cambridge; son Roman (Lisa) Uselman of watertown; fifteen grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; three sisters Nyla (Milton) Wagner of Watertown, Carla (Conrad) Blew of Royston, GA and Rose (Don) Branscombe of Hot Springs Village, Ak; four brothers Joseph Uselman of Watertown, Edger (Jo Ann) Uselman of Watertown, Gerald (Kathy Thompson) Uselman of Clyman and Henry Uselman of Juneau; sister-in-law Beverly Uselman of Waterloo; also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, grandsons Allen and James, one brother and four sisters.
Memorials to the family would be appreciated.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00 AM on Wednesday April 10, 2013 at Holy Family Parish Waterloo Campus with the Fr. Jorge Miramontes presiding. Visitation will be held on Tuesday 5-7 at the Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Home Watertown and on Wednesday, 10-11 at the church. Burial will be in the parish Cemetery.
Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Home is caring for the family. On-line condolences may be made at www.PN-FH.com