William “Bill” James Nagy, age 71 of Montello (formerly of South Milwaukee) passed away Monday, March 2, 2020 at the Montello Care Center. Bill was born on May 21, 1948 in Milwaukee to William and Georgian (Kratochvil) Nagy. He graduated from South Milwaukee High School and went on to earn a Master’s Degree in Library Science from UW-Milwaukee. Bill proudly served our country as a member of the United States Air Force. Upon Returning from service, he became a proud and active member of American Legion Post #27 in South Milwaukee and most recently American Legion Post #351 of Montello. Bill was employed for many years by the Ladish Company in Milwaukee and in his spare time enjoyed going fishing.
Bill is survived by his sister, Kathryn (Gerald) Stigen of Montello as well as two nieces: Cari Schmitt and Jamie Schmitt as well as a nephew, Tyler (Leslie) Schmitt. He is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Gloryann (Robert) Luhn.
In accordance with Bill’s wishes, private family services will take place at a later date.
Crawford Funeral and Cremation Service of Montello and Oxford is honored to be serving the family. www.CrawfordFH.com
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