In Loving Memory Of
William (Bill) Joseph Rouse
August 7, 1937 ~ January 18, 2021
Age 83 Years
Bill passed away peacefully in his Santa Maria Senior Citizens Home, Regina, SK after a short illness.
Bill was born on the family farm in the Rural Municipality of Daly, Manitoba. He was the third eldest of ten children to his parents William Francis Rouse and Mary Darrah. Bill is predeceased by his parents, his brother Frank Rouse, and sister Louise Jay. Bill is survived by his wife June and their children Darren and Cristiann. He is also survived by his children John Rouse, Diana Mills, Janette Leeson, Ken Rouse and Bonnie Lussier, as well as by his siblings Francis Jay, Alice Booth, Art Rouse, Kathy Sutherland, Jim Rouse, Earnie Rouse and Norah Driedger.
Bill worked as a welder, mechanic and farmer, including several years with road construction and heavy equipment. He had many hobbies including the collection and restoration of antique tractors and stationary engines, farm machinery and tools. He loved to solve problems through new inventions and was highly creative. In his spare time he enjoyed hunting, music and visiting with friends and family.
A private family interment will take place at Ancrum Cemetery, Riverdale Municipality.
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