Bill Fabrizio

Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Bill Fabrizio

William "Bill" A. Fabrizio, 88, of Mountain Home, passed away on Friday, Dec. 3, 2010, at a Boise hospital.

Per his request, no services will be held. Cremation was under the direction of Rost Funeral Home, McMurtrey Chapel.

Bill was born on Jan. 26, 1922, in Rockvale, Colo., the son of Dominic and Matilda Fabrizio. His father died when Bill was four and he was raised by his grandparents. Bill graduated from Salida High School.

He came to Idaho in 1939, to work at Anderson Dam, where he got his training as an electrician.

Bill was in the Army during World War II with Patton's 56th Armored Division. After the war was over, he returned to Mountain Home.

In 1961, he went work at Mountain Home Air Force Base as an electrician. He was a superintendent over the electrical and structural departments. He retired in 1984.

Bill married his first wife, Joyce, in 1944. She passed away in 1981.

In 1989 he married Ruth and they enjoyed their retirement by camping in various states in their travel trailer, until his health started deteriorating this past year.

Bill is survived by his wife, Ruth, and daughter Terri Ann and her husband, Hilton McMillan, of Mountain Home, and a son, Randall, and his wife, Julie, who live in Brighton, Colo. Bill has one granddaughter, Karen, and two great-grandsons, Austin and Cody, all of Mountain Home.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Leonard.