William David “Billy” DeWaters, 61, passed away unexpectedly at home Monday, September 12, 2016.

Family and friends were invited to a celebration of Billy’s life at noon Saturday, Sept. 17 at Foreman Park, 4507 Lake Rd., Williamson. Burial was at the convenience of the family.

Contributions may be made to Golisano Children’s Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642.

Billy was born Feb. 17, 1955, in Rochester, a son to Carlton and Margaret Stack DeWaters. He was a member of Union #46 and employed for 25 years as a sheet metal mechanic for ANCOMA Inc. in Rochester. Billy was a huge Buffalo Bills fan, but most important to him was his family.

He is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Caroline Finn DeWaters; his four children, Christopher (Katrina), Eric (Karie), Carrie (Eric) and Ryan; seven grandchildren, Brianne, Kelsey, Noah, Liam, Finn, Rory, and Tatum; his parents, Carl and Peggy DeWaters; a brother, Tom (Beth) DeWaters; sisters, Nancy (Tom) McGrath, Diane Wardwell, Michelle (Patrick) Finn, and Kim (Keith) Hayes; father and mother-in-law, William (Ellen) Finn and their nine children; many nieces and nephews.

Billy was preceded in death by his sister, Susan and a brother-in-law, Bill.