William ‘Bill’ Lee Studer, 53, died on Monday April 22, 2013, at the Spring Creek Ranch, where he worked near Beatty, Oregon. Bill was born on November 29, 1959, in Aberdeen, Washington in Grays Harbor County. He was raised in Montesano, and attended Montesano Jr/Sr High School. Bill leaves behind his companion of 15 years, Brenda McAdow whom he met in 1997.
Bill worked in construction and loved working on farms. His hobbies and interests were riding quads, since he was 10 years old, dairy farming, western movies, helping people and he loved his animals, kids and family. He enjoyed playing domino’s and attending Faith Assembly of God Church and enjoyed being outdoors.
Bill is survived by his companion, Brenda of Beatty, Ore.; children, Amber Studer of Elma, Wash., Brandon, James and Chris Christensen all of Port Angles, Wash.; his brothers, Richard of Calif. and Mike of Elma, Wash.; sisters, Linda (Ronnie) of Grand Mound, Wash., Lois of Olympia, Wash. and Kathy (Bob) of Elma, Wash. He has best friends, Tim and Joani Muller from Montesano now from Oregon and Alaska; many nieces, nephews, grandchildren, family members and friends.
Bill was preceded in death by his mother, Marlene Studer and son, Dustin Christensen.
Memorial Services will be announced at a later date. Those wishing to donate towards funeral expenses can do so by sending donations to Amber Studer, P.O. Box 2104, Elma, Wash. 98541 or call at 360-581-2428.