Interment of William Slacum
Location: Cumberland Cemtery E 388
From Friday, September 8, 2017 12pm
William Slacum, age 92, of Cheyney, PA., died September 2, 2017. Bill was born in Camden, NJ.,to the late Frances and Lida (nee Southard) Slacum. Bill joined the Navy after graduating high school and was a Naval Aviator during WWII achieving the rank of Lieutenant. He graduated from Columbia University and NYU. Bill enjoyed a long career with Westinghouse working as an engineer in their Steam Turbine Division for 34 years. He enjoyed Genealogy, and taking care of his family and property. Predeceased by his wife Margaret (nee Bonsall),and son James Hansen. Survived by his Son Eric (Jean) Hansen. 8 Grandchildren and 7 Great Grandchildren. Relatives and Friends are invited to his Funeral Service Friday September 8, at 11 am in the J. Nelson Rigby Funeral Home, 1 W. Baltimore Avenue Media. Calling 9:30 - 10:45. Interment Cumberland Cemetery. Contributions to: VA Medical Center Bldg. 138E Hospice, 1400 Blackhorse Hill Rd. Coatesville, Pa. 19320-2996. Condolences, jnelsonrigbyfh.com.