Pastor Russ Kreuter will officiate. Previously sponsored memorials or famous memorials will not have this option. Bill Worrell was born in 1947 in Houston, Texas, the son of prominent dentist William Hamilton "Dub" Worrell (1920-2011). For help using the website visit our help page or contact support@findagrave.com. He served for many years as the superintendent of the Johnson County office prior to his retirement. Please contact Find a Grave at support@findagrave.com if you need help resetting your password. Arrangements are by the Cremation Society of the Carolinas. based on information from your browser. Worrell left KPRC to take an on-air job with the new cable sports network ESPN in 1980. His obituary from the October 5, 2007 Indianapolis Star: William D. Worrell, 73, of Durham [North Carolina] died Wednesday, October 3, 2007 at Duke University Medical Center. Bill was employed for over 30 years by the Illinois Department of Public Aid. He received an honorable discharge from the U.S. Army in May 1947. To suggest a change to a cemetery page, visit the Cemetery Corrections forum. William (Bill) Worrell, Jr. died on Sunday October 22, 2017. Photos larger than 8Mb will be reduced. GREAT NEWS! Share this memorial using social media sites or email. Family members linked to this person will appear here. Bill Worrell has received numerous honors and awards for his achievements during his four decades in sports broadcasting. Save to an Ancestry Tree, a virtual cemetery, your clipboard for pasting or Print. Flowers added to the memorial appear on the bottom of the memorial or here on the Flowers tab. He was the son of F.E. If you notice a problem with the translation, please send a message to feedback@findagrave.com and include a link to the page and details about the problem. GREAT NEWS! He served as the lodge’s Worshipful Master during the year 1960. Worrell has also broadcast a variety of other sports, most notably local television broadcasts of Houston Astros baseball. We have 2 volunteers within ten miles of your requested photo location. and Esther (McCormack) Worrell. Becoming a Find a Grave member is fast, easy and FREE. Military honors will be accorded by the Beggs-Gurley VFW Post # 5222 and the Illinois National Guard burial honors detail. Your Scrapbook is currently empty. Bill and Nan were active and faithful members of the Vienna First United Methodist Church. GREAT NEWS! Are you sure that you want to delete this photo? Online condolences may be made to the family at www.cremnc.com. Bill served in the Army of Occupation in Japan during his military service from 1946 – 1947. All Rights Reserved. Verify and try again. Also an additional volunteer within fifty miles. Funeral Home Services for Roger are being provided by Belmont Funeral Home - Chicago. You can leave condolences in the Guest Book, buy sympathy flowers, and pay your respects. This memorial has been copied to your clipboard. Find William Worrell's memorial at Legacy.com. Edit a memorial you manage or suggest changes to the memorial manager. Copyright © 2020 The Vienna Times & Goreville Gazette, H&R Media, LLC. Your password must be at least 8 characters, Please check the I'm not a robot checkbox, If you want to be a Photo Volunteer you must enter a ZIP Code or select your location on the map. He was born in Buffalo, NY in April of 1925. Drag images here or select from your computer for William Dale “Bill” Worrell memorial. [2] Bill Worrell grew up on Houston's west side and graduated from Lamar High School. Together, they enjoyed 66 years of marriage. Worrell served as the color analyst for broadcasts of Astros games on Home Sports Entertainment and Fox Sports Net for 20 seasons, from 1985 to 2004. Obituaries All photos uploaded successfully, click on the Done button to see the photos in the gallery. He was the son of F.E. The email does not appear to be a valid email address. He is widely recognized as the television voice of Houston Rockets basketball. & A.M. Always such a joy to wor... Nancy Porter: So very sorry to hear about Rosemary Orr. Thank you for fulfilling this photo request. Try again. On April 28, 1951, Bill was united in marriage to Nan Helme in Evanston, Illinois. Bill is survived by: his children – William “Skip” Worrell of Palatine, Illinois, Victoria Chamberlain of Lakin, Kansas, and John Worrell of Firestone, Colorado; 3 grandchildren – Danny Chamberlain, Laurie Collins, and Pete Chamberlain; as well as 3 great grandchildren – Bentley Collins, Brady Chamberlain, and Austin Collins. & A.M. Debbie Randolph: I miss u Helen Bullock rip u will always be in my heart... Greg Partlow: Stetson was a great guy. [4] Worrell has also broadcast various other sports, including Houston Oilers football, pro rodeo, table tennis, and major sporting events as varied as the Kentucky Derby and the Super Bowl.[5]. Please check your email and click on the link to activate your account. A native of Indianapolis, Indiana, Mr. Worrell was born to the late Herman A. Worrell and Vivian M. Anderson on March 7, 1934. He was a member of the Triangle Fraternity at Purdue University. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology with a minor in English from Texas Tech University and a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting and drawing with a minor in sculpture from the University of North Texas. Comments Off on William J. 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Main Street Please enter location or other information that may help the volunteer in fulfilling this request. and Esther (McCormack) Worrell. On April 28, 1951, Bill was united in marriage to Nan Helme in Evanston, Illinois. Bill was born December 20, 1927 in Carbondale, Illinois. He graduated from Woodland High School and enlisted in the Marine Corps soon after. Together, they enjoyed 66 years of marriage. Try again later. Failed to delete memorial. This account has been disabled. Select a place on the map to place the pin. We have a volunteer within ten miles of your requested photo location. To share a memory of Bill or to leave an online message of condolence for his family, please visit www.baileyfh.com. His obituary from the October 5, 2007 Indianapolis Star: William D. Worrell, 73, of Durham [North Carolina] died Wednesday, October 3, 2007 at Duke University Medical Center. “Bill” Worrell, age 92 years, a resident of Vienna, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday evening, August 26, 2020, at 6:33 PM at his home. If you have questions, please contact support@findagrave.com. After training he served in the … Mr. Worrell is survived by his wife of 50 years, Patsy Worrell of the home and by sister, Margaret Andrea Worrell of Indianapolis, Indiana. Roger Worrell passed away on October 27, 2019 at the age of 55 in Chicago, Illinois. Oops, some error occurred while uploading your photo(s). Also an additional 2 volunteers within fifty miles. To share a memory of Bill or to leave an online message of condolence for his family, please visit, UPDATE – Buncombe man wanted by Williamson County sheriff, Dangerous levels of carbon monoxide cause evacuation of courthouse. Worrell has hosted and broadcast a wide variety of other major sporting events over his four decades in sports media. Add to your scrapbook. You have chosen this person to be their own family member. Please try again later. English Sorry! Bill was a member of the former Vienna Kiwanis Club. Close this window, and upload the photo(s) again. ). He had a great sense of humor. He was the son of F.E. He matriculated at the University of Houston in 1964, where he originally hoped to follow his father into dentistry. Try again later. Arrangements have been entrusted to Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna. Please note: You are asking volunteers to find and take a photo of the headstone. Contribution envelopes will be available at the service or you may stop by Bailey Funeral Home for assistance. × & A.M. Those attending the service are invited to gather at the cemetery at 1:45 PM. We have set your language to Mr. Worrell moved to Durham, North Carolina in 1991 and was Motor Design Engineer for Triem Electric Motors, Inc. in Carrboro, NC. Please reset your password. All photos appear on this tab and here you can update the sort order of photos on memorials you manage. Found more than one record for entered Email, You need to confirm this account before you can sign in. He had a talent for public speaking, and this became clear in his first on-air broadcasting job with UH campus radio station KUHF. You can still file a request but no one will be notified. Are you sure that you want to remove this flower? Bill was a faithful St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan. Additionally, masonic rites will be conducted by Vienna Masonic Lodge # 150 A.F. Bill Worrell is an American sportscaster known primarily as the television play-by-play announcer for the Houston Rockets, a role he has filled since the early 1980s. Military honors will be accorded by the Beggs-Gurley VFW Post # 5222 and the Illinois National Guard burial honors detail. For Edits select Suggest Edits on the memorial page. The sponsor of a memorial may add an additional, No animated GIFs, photos with additional graphics (borders, embellishments. Try again later. Bill was a faithful St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan. Oops, something didn't work. Failed to remove flower. Are you sure that you want to delete this memorial? A graveside service honoring the life of William J. Bill served in the Army of Occupation in Japan during his military service from 1946 – 1947. We do not have any photo volunteers within fifty miles of your requested photo location.