STEPHENS – William

Born on September 24, 1945. Passed away January 1, 2022.

Passed away on Saturday, January 1, 2022.

Loved and loving husband of “Sues”.

Father of Rod and Anne, Tracey and Tiger, Nicole and Daniel.

Much loved “Poppy Bill” and “Great Poppy Bill” to all his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Free From Pain

At Rest With His Beloved Dogs




Funeral Notice
Latrobe Valley Funeral Services Chapel 6 Ollerton Ave, Moe
The Funeral Service of Mr William Stephens will be held at Latrobe Valley Funeral services Chapel, 6 Ollerton Ave, Moe on Monday, January 10, 2022, commencing at 1.30pm.

Following the service, the funeral will leave for the Erica Cemetery.

The Service for William will also be live streamed.

To veiw the live stream, please Click here.
  1. There will never be another like you pop.
    Our loss is heavens gain
    Rest easy.
    Have the beers on ice and rods ready to go.
    Until we meet again
    Tiff xxx

    Tiffany Moore January 6, 2022
  2. I was blessed the day that I met you. I could not have wished for a greater friend. We had many good afternoons together on my verandah solving the problems of the world over a few quiet beers. I will miss you mate.

    Mick Higgins January 7, 2022
  3. Miss you more every day dad💔

    Tracey stephens January 8, 2022
  4. Sorry to hear of Bill’s passing .
    Sympathy to Bill’s family:
    Memories of the good times in the sixty’s:
    Frank Plozza

    Frank Plozza January 9, 2022
  5. I love you my old mate miss you like crazy pop.
    Make sure you have those beers and rods ready
    Fly high until we meet again.
    Jamie xxx

    James moore January 9, 2022
  6. To dear Sue and family
    Our thoughts and sympathy are with you.
    Hoping you’re finding comfort in your many happy memories.
    Sending love to you all
    Kerri and Lily Brown

    Kerri Brown January 9, 2022
  7. Condolences to Sue and family. Thinking of you all. xox

    Rod and Barb Fleming January 10, 2022
  8. Dear sue and family, that one link that leaves our family is a link you never forget, I’m sorry to you alll , I new billy for most of my life and I would say he was a colourful block. I sorry my horse fell in love with your veggies at anytime day or night. May you RIP and your family find race with in . Sympathy to you all love sharon and family xx

    Sharon reilly January 10, 2022
  9. A true gentleman and Erica icon. The community will be diminished for his passing, while heaven will be blessed.

    Erica community January 10, 2022
  10. To Sue and family,
    With deepest sympathy on this very sad day.
    From Steve and Donna Reilly

    Steve January 10, 2022
  11. Dear Sue and family,

    Our thoughts and condolences to you all on the passing of Bill ., He was truly an Erica Icon and will miss seeing him driving through town on his tractor ready for a day of wood collecting..

    Lucy Fazioli and family

    Ann Brown January 10, 2022
  12. My deepest condolences to all of the Stephens family. I remember Billy’s big smile when I was growing up in Erica. A big loss not only to his family but also the broader community. I know he will be sadly missed by many.
    Much love from my family to yours at this sad time.
    Rachel Horton.

    Rachel Horton January 10, 2022
  13. Sympathy to Sue and family. Will be missed by all who knew him.
    Ken and Lexie Tasker.

    Ken and Lexie Tasker January 10, 2022
  14. Sending love and my deepest condolences to Aunty Sues, Rod and Anne, Tracey and Tiger, Nicole and Daniel and their families ❤️ Rest In Peace Uncle Billy 💕

    Helen Hughes January 10, 2022
  15. Condolences to the family on this sad occasion

    Patricia McGarry January 10, 2022
  16. What a beautiful service, deepest sympathy to Susie and family
    Love Penny and David Briggs xx

    Penny Briggs January 10, 2022
  17. Beautiful service.
    Much love to Sues and extended family.
    Love always Jenn & Gomer xx

    Jenn & Gomer January 10, 2022