William (Bill) David Haag, 69, of Sandwich, IL. passed away at Edwards Hospital in Naperville, IL. on January 6, 2019. He was born on May 12, 1949 in Sandwich, Illinois to Robert and Ruth (Behrmann) Haag.
He was a graduate of Sandwich High School, graduating in 1967. Married his sweetheart Debra on November 10, 1973 in Marseilles, IL. spending 45 years together. He worked at Allsteel for 27 years and Walmart for 23 years, retiring from Walmart. He was a member of the Sandwich VFW and the American Legion. He served in the US Army, from March 1969-1971 and in the Vietnam War. He was a Sandwich Fair board member since 1989. He enjoyed cooking; some say he was an amazing chef, he also enjoyed wood working, camping, fishing, and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Deb; his children, Scott (Linda) Haag of Sandwich, Aimee (Matt) Haag of Iowa Park, Tx. and Brent W. (Sylvia) Haag of Sandwich. He is also survived by his sister, Patricia (Jim) Whitten of Sandwich, and brother, Dan (Patti) Haag of Serena and his grandchildren, Natalia Bria Haag, Alexis L. Haag, Hunter L. Van Haag, Evan Ryan Haag, and Owen M. Van Haag.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister, Nora Lee and brother, Robert A. Haag.
Visitation will be on Friday, January 11, 2019 at the Salem Lutheran Church 1022 N Main St. Sandwich from 10:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Wayne Derber to officiate. Burial to follow at Oak Mound Cemetery in Somonauk.