Rest well in peace Noble Brother!
We are sorry to inform you of the passing of Past Potentate William "Bill" H. Reidelberger.
William “Bill” H. Reidelberger, 77, of O’Fallon, IL, born October 15, 1942 in Belleville, IL, passed away peacefully Thursday, August 6, 2020 at his home after a short illness.
After his Navy retirement, Bill completed a Master’s Degree in Business and managed a San Diego golf course. Returning to O’Fallon in 1988, he was co-owner of O’Fallon Auto Sales and co-founder of Gator’s Frozen Custard. Bill retired again in 2001.
He was a member of O’Fallon Masonic Lodge 576 A.F. & A.M., Scottish Rite Valley of Southern IL, and Ainad Shrine having served as Potentate 2015. Bill has also been a member of the Ainad Color Guard, Legion of Honor, Sojourners, Directors Staff, Dania Shrine Club, VFW Post 596, Troy, and the 20 GWBs. Bill was a member and past director 2003 of Southern Illinois Court 86 Royal Order of Jesters.
Throughout his life Bill enjoyed his family and always being active in his son’s and grandchildren’s activites.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Berneice (nee Thomas) Reidelberger and father-in-law, Warren D. “Jack” Thomas.