**bill and his wife carol have been apart of my life entirely...i believe bill was in vietnam with my dad i believe and carol i think is like a second cousin to my mom...i'll find out but when my bro and i were kids would go over their house every christmas to exchange gifts and shit...bleh that's the second who's the third?**
William (Bill) Greiner
US Air Force Veteran
Mr. William (Bill) Greiner, age 63, of New Castle, DE, died on Tuesday, November 13, 2007, at Heartland Hospice House in Wilmington, DE.
Born in Brooklyn, NY on March 3, 1944, Mr. Greiner was a son of the late William and Stephanie Greiner. He enlisted in the US Air Force where he completed his education and served in the Vietnam War. He retired from military service with the rank of Master Sergeant and later accepted a position with the US Postal Service, where he retired as a supervisor after a 21-year career. Mr. Greiner was an avid sportsman; target shooting and fishing were two of his favorite hobbies. He was an active member of VFW Colonial Post 838, Moose Lodge 1578, Disabled American Veterans, and Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 83. Most of all, he was a devoted family man and enjoyed spending time with his beloved grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Virginia Carol Goodwin Greiner; son, Tony Greiner and his fiancée, Jennifer Linso, of New Castle, DE; daughter, Karen George and husband, Chuck, of New Castle, DE; brother, Fred Greiner and wife, Regina, of Long Island, NY; brothers- and sisters-in-law, Dale and Deborah Lester of New Castle, DE; Larry Lester of Claymont, DE; and Jeremy and Amanda Salyer of Slanesville, WV; grandchildren, Andrew and Jamie George; 3 nephews and 2 nieces; and his pet Standard Poodle, March.
A funeral service will be held at 12:30 pm on Monday, November 19, 2007, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where friends may call after 10:30 pm. Interment with military honors will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Heartland Hospice House, c/o 261 Chapman Rd., Ste. 100, Newark, DE 19702.
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