William Paul Demus
1938 — 2021
William Paul Demus, 82, of Harlingen, Texas, passed away Thursday, February 4, 2021, in his home from cancer. Born April 2, 1938, in Rockford, Illinois, the son of Derold P. and Doretta M. (Strakeljohn) Demus. Veteran of the U.S. Army, serving as a sniper during the cold war and competed as a golden glove boxer. Married the love of his life Sandra "Sandy" Jane Brenneman in 1958. Employed by Modern Metal Products and Northern Illinois Metal Finishing retiring as plant manager. He had a trailer in Lake Mills, Wisconsin, for years for weekend get-a-ways. William loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting, woodworking, golfing, bowling, and playing cards. He will be missed by all. Survivors...