Willis "Bill" Koenig, 87, Mandan, passed away Jan. 14, 2019, at Miller Pointe, Mandan.
Services were held Jan. 19 at First Lutheran Church, Mandan, with the Rev. Christina Martin officiating. Burial was at Mandan Union Cemetery.
Bill was born June 29, 1931, in Chaseley, to Henry and Eva (Carl) Koenig, the youngest of four children. He graduated from Bowdon High School in 1949. He married Amanda Dehne Dec. 26, 1952. They farmed in the Chaseley and Robinson area and raised two children.
He worked for Collins construction for one year before moving to Mandan in 1966. He worked for Henschel Roofing for approximately 20 years, then did construction work with Mariner excavating and he drove school bus part-time until retiring in 2009. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping with friends and family in his early years.
He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Amanda; his daughter, Kathy (Keith) Pryor, Pingree; his son, Kim, Mandan; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and his brother, LeRoy, Jamestown.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Everette; and one sister, Margaret.
Go to www.weigelfuneral.com to sign the online guest book and share memories with Bill’s family.