Unable are the loved to die. For love is immortality.
  • 73 years old
  • Born on April 29, 1938 in Urbanna, Virginia, United States.
  • Passed away on March 29, 2012 in Waterloo, Iowa, United States.

This memorial website was created in the memory of our beloved father William LeCompte, 73, born on April 29, 1938 and passed away on March 29, 2012. Please share your memories of him so we will have them forever.

Posted by Carrie LeCompte on 29th March 2018
It's been 6 years ago today since you've been in a better place, but I think of you every day! I see Mallard ducks and I remember the towels and shower curtain you had with ducks on them. I love you Dad, I think you'd be proud of me. I finally finished school, got a teaching job, and can pay bills! Next up, grad school! Every time someone asks me about my tattoo I share a story about you. I will wear your thumbprint necklace today! Love always, Carrie Ellen
Posted by Linda Archer on 29th April 2017
Bill never wanted to make a "fuss" on his birthday. We celebrated many of his birthdays with just a birthday cake at home. He was a very private person with a great subtle sense of humor. He always liked new cars. He was a good father to David and Carrie.
Posted by Linda Archer on 29th March 2017
Bill was a good father. Evidenced by the lives of his son and daughter. I am very proud to be their mother.
Posted by Peggy Gibson Yurky on 6th April 2012
William is my cousin and I always enjoyed talking to him he was a very special person and I know that he will be missed very much by family and friends
Posted by Norris Perry on 4th April 2012
Bill and I were Patternmaker apprentices together from 59-63. When the apprentice instructor was having a bad day, he would come over to Bill and me and threaten to fire us for some rediculous reason. Later Bill would comensurate with me and say the happyest time of his life was back on the farm shoveling cow manure. However I didn't have a farm to return to. I'll miss our talks.
Posted by Carrie LeCompte on 2nd April 2012
Daddy, you were the best father I could ask for. You had a great sense of humor and you left a big impression on everyone that knew you. I thank you for the sense of peace and comfort that you brought me, from your support and your love. I will make sure that you live on through memories and stories that I will share with family, friends, and future generations to come. Love, Carrie Ellen
Posted by George Winslow Jr. on 2nd April 2012
Bill, I still remember your first night at Divorce Support, thank God for Ray! We traveled down a lot of roads in search of someone new to dance with. We sure met some interesting people along the way. I'll miss your humor and political views. I will miss you at the gun shows, and Cabela's. I always knew you had my back when we got into trouble.
Posted by Linda Archer on 2nd April 2012
I met Bill on a double blind date in September, 1962, when I entered nursing school. I actually asked him to marry me when I was on affiliation in Washington, D.C. He proposed to me in my grandmother's driveway. I was so proud of the beautiful diamond ring he gave me. I loved him and will always respect him as a great father and grandfather.
Posted by Marcie Hagge on 2nd April 2012
I enjoyed so much our dance group. Bill and I were members of the executive board which started single dances in this area. People still talk about how great those dances were. Bill was a good person. Marcie Hagge
Posted by Barbara Nelson on 2nd April 2012
William, My one and only brother.What a sad day it was when I learned you had left me behind. So sorry I could not be there to tell you goodbye. My heart is broken and sad. I will miss you and will share with your children and grandchildren memories of our days of just being children in the country. Love you,Barbara

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