William “Bill” T. Frost II, 71, of Grattan Township, Belding, passed away Tuesday afternoon, September 4, 2018 at Metro Health Hospital in Wyoming. Bill was born on January 10, 1947 in Grand Rapids, the son of William T. and Helen J. (Story) Frost I.
He graduated from Belding High School with the Class of 1965 and then proudly served his country with the United States Navy for 27 years from 1966-1993 fighting in Vietnam and Desert Storm. He was a member of the Belding American Legion Post No. 203, Belding VFW Post No. 4406, the Eagles and the NRA. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, working in his garden and spending time on Beaver Island. He will be greatly missed by all.
Bill is loved and survived by his wife Kimberly, and their children; Heather (Bill) Jones, Cyndi (Pat) Rasch all of Belding, grandchildren; Carman, William and Emma, brother James Frost of Belding, niece and nephew; Nichole Lynn Frost and Jeremy James Frost and a great niece Adelynn, his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; Sharon (David) Miller of Belmont, Mary (Randy) Sweitzer of Lake Bluff, IL, Ron (Deb) Lamoreaux, Dan Lamoreaux (Teresa Leonard), Rob Lamoreaux all of Grattan. He was preceded in death by his father in 1993 and his mother in 2015.
In keeping with his wishes cremation has taken place. A time to celebrate his life will be 11:00 AM Monday, September 10, 2018 at Johnson-Feuerstein Funeral Home, Belding with Pastor Paul Hulford of the First Congregational Church, Belding officiating. The family will greet relatives and friends one hour before the service. Military honors will be given by the joint Honor Guard of the Belding American Legion and Belding VFW at the funeral home. A luncheon will follow the service at the Eagles Club on M91 north of Belding. Private inurnment will be in Mason Cemetery, on Ashley Ave in Grattan Township. Memorials may be given to the Grattan Historical Society or the Grattan Fire Department. The family would like to thank all his friends and neighbors who had visited with Bill and offered help the past few months.