William farmed in the town of Bethel, Wisconsin, (Wood County).
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of services Tuesday, October 25, 2005 at the Buchanan Funeral Home. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 25, 2005 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Pittsville, WI. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery.
William is survived by two sisters, Helen Stolp of Eau Claire, WI. & Helen Lucille (Vernon) Bisseger of Simi, CA.; one brother, Martin (Maxine) Muehlhauser of Cedar Springs, MI. & several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was predeceased by his parents, three brothers - Joseph Drause, Charles Drause, Raymond McCart; two sisters - Mary Garrett & Wanda Drause; Sister-in-law, Pearl McCart; Brothers-in-law, Leo Garrett & Gerald Stolp; one niece, Beverly (Garrett) Fallang.