Avance William W. (Wild Bill) age 77, of Brooklyn Center. Retired engineer for Burlington Northern. Preceded in death by wife, Fran; son, Richard Wayne; step-daughter Janet Rosenbluth; one brother; and one sister. Survived by brother, Gussie (Jeanette) Avance; one step-daughter, Gloria Brantone; 2 step-grandchildren, James and Glenn; 2 step-great-grandchildren; nephews, nieces; & friends. Memorial service Tuesday, 1 pm, at O.E. Larson-Osborne Chapel, 2301 Central Ave. N.E. Friends may gather 1 hour prior to the service. Inurnment in Poplar Bluff, MO at a later date. Memorials can be sent to the Epilepsy Foundation in memory of William Avance. O.E. Larson-Osborne 612-789-3571

Published on April 14, 2002

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