William “Bill” Lantagne

Resided in Perronville, MI
Died January 15, 2024

William “Bill” F. Lantagne, age 77, of Perronville, passed away peacefully on Monday, January 15, 2023 at Christian Park Village.


Bill was born on January 3, 1947 in Escanaba, the son of William and Violet (Bouchard) Lantagne. Bill graduated from high school and enlisted in the United States Army National Guard. He served for many years until his honorable discharge.He also worked at Mead Paper Mill for many years until his retirement.


Bill enjoyed hunting, fishing and snowmobiling. In his later years, he enjoyed just being in nature and feeding the animals. He also enjoyed watching sports, especially football and baseball.


Bill was preceded in death by his parents, son Brent Lantagne, brother Paul Lantagne, and sister-in-law Rosemary Lantagne.

In accordance with Bill’s wishes, private graveside services will be held at Gardens of Rest Cemetery in the spring with military honors.

5 Tributes for “William “Bill” Lantagne

    So very sad to read about Bill’s passing. I knew him through our employment at the Paper Mill. A great all around guy. May he Rest in Peace!

    Bill was a great soldier and true American patriot! I soldiered with Bill in Co C (Gladstone) and remember being impressed with his quiet leadership the first time I met him. Our loss is heaven’s gain.

    As a member of the 107th Engineer Battalion I appreciated Bill’s contribution to Company C and the Battalion. RIP

    Condolences to the family. Bill & I served together – 3rd Plt, Co C (Gladstone). He was a great Platoon Sergeant that guided many junior officers and mentored many enlisted men who excelled in their careers. Rest in Peace my friend.

    Deepest condolences for Bill. He was a classmate of mine at Holy Name as well as a fellow guardsman. May he rest in peace.

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