PORT ST. LUCIE, FL: William "Bill" K. MacGown, 66, of Port St. Lucie, Fla., passed away on September 22, 2015.
Bill was born in Amesbury, Mass., on November 29, 1948. He was raised in Merrimacport, Mass., and moved to Port St. Lucie, Fla., in 2002.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, George and Eunice (Ludlum) MacGown. He married Barbara Kijanka, his best friend and soulmate, and they shared 44 years of happiness. He is also survived by his brother, George T. MacGown of Seabrook, N.H.
Prior to retirement Bill was a union pipefitter. He loved cooking, cycling, reading, and was an avid New England Patriot's fan.
Bill was a U.S. Army Veteran who served in Vietnam.
Memorial contributions may be made to: West Palm Beach VA Medical Center, 7305 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33410, or online at www.volunteer.va.gov/apps/VolunteerNow. Services with military honors will be at The South Florida National Cemetery in Lake Worth, Florida. To send an online condolence, please go to www.dewhirstfuneral.com or www.Facebook/DewhirstFuneralHome.
Published on  December 21, 2015