Loudonville - William J. Brustle died after a brief illness at the Teresian House. He was born in Albany was the son of the late William Brustle Sr. and Pauline (Smith) Brustle.
Bill was a graduate of Philip Schuyler High School where he excelled in baseball and football. He then was employed for many years by Niagara Mohawk. An avid sports enthusiast, Bill enjoyed playing golf and watching Notre Dame football, NY Yankees and the New York Giants. He was an active member of Our Saviors Lutheran Church for many years.
Bill is the loving husband of his sweetheart “my Queen”, Joyce Mayakis Brustle. He is the beloved father of Darlene (Joe) Raucci, Steve (Wendy) Brustle and Gary (Alma) Brustle. He is the brother of Robert Brustle, Karl (Janet) Brustle and Lynn Dennick. Bill is the proud grandfather of 9 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Bill’s family on Monday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at Cannon Funeral Home, 2020 Central Ave. Colonie. A prayer service will be offered at 3:00pm at the funeral Home Memorial contributions may be made to Teresian House, 200 Washington Ave Extension, Albany, NY 12203 in memory of William J. Brustle. To leave a message of condolence for the family or to order flowers, visit www.CannonFuneral.com