ADRIAN-William “Bill” Sissen, age 72 of Adrian, died Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at ProMedica Hickman Hospital in Adrian. Bill was born September 20, 1948, in Detroit, MI, the loving son of Peter and Stella (Lyson) Sissen. He was a graduate of Chadsey High School and also received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Siena Heights University. Bill proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. He was employed by Adrian Steel. On October 14, 1978, Bill married Melissa Kirsch in Adrian and she survives. He was a big fan of University of Michigan, Detroit Lions and the Red Wings. He enjoyed hockey, baseball, gardening, canoeing, fishing, camping and grilling.
In addition to his wife, Melissa, Bill is survived by his sons; Richard (Robin) Sissen, Matthew Sissen and Anthony Sissen, four grandchildren; Callan, Evan, Brennan and Megan, dearest brother of David (Barbara) Sissen, Christine (Tim) Sulkowski and Peter Jr. (Barbara) Sissen, dear brother-in-law of Robert Mendryga, Carol Kopp, Larry Dzieszko, Cynthia (Tom) Brennan Nanette Staebell and Andrea Clute, and loved by many nieces and nephews. Preceding Bill in death were his siblings, Michael Sissen, Lawrence Sissen, Janet Dzieszko, and Linda Mendyrga.
A public visitation for Bill will be held on Saturday, July 10, 2021, from 1-4 pm at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home in Adrian. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial Contributions may be given to Boys’ and Girls’ Club. Envelopes are available at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.