William ‘Bill’ ‘Slim’ P. Kang

William ‘Bill’ ‘Slim’ P. Kang

ESCANABA — William “Bill” “Slim” P. Kang, 59, of Escanaba, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019 at his home of natural causes.

Bill was born on Feb. 10, 1960 in Escanaba, son of Frank S. and Dorothy L. (Boudreau) Kang Sr. He graduated from Escanaba High School and was a lifelong resident of this area.

He had worked for many years at Elmer’s County Market and more recently was employed with the Island Resort and Casino.

Bill enjoyed hunting, playing darts, cards and dice.

He was a member of New Life Church.

Survivors include his children, Kailee Dufour of Howell, Mich. and Kyle Kang of Escanaba; siblings, Mary (Russ) Ross of Escanaba, Linda Maata of Hendersonville, Tenn., Barbara Nelson of Escanaba and Marcie Hermans of Kimberly, Wis.; six brothers, George (Virginia) Kang of Little Chute, Wis., Frank (Sherry) Kang, Jr. of Schaffer, Pete (Jackie) Kang of Wilson, Paul Kang of Escanaba and Charles (Deanna) Kang of Escanaba; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Violet “Punky,” Thomas and Katherine “Prunie,” and his dogs, Molli and Laci.

A private memorial celebration of Bill’s life will be held at the convenience of the family.

A message of condolence may be directed to the family by visiting crawfordfunealhomes.net.