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William Ell Gore Jr.

February 28, 1948 ~ March 25, 2021 (age 73)


William “Bill” E. Gore Jr., age 73, of Eleva, WI died Thursday, March 25, 2021 at Marshfield Medical Center in Eau Claire, WI. He was born in Hickman County, KY; son of William Sr. and Rosa (Chandler) Gore.

On April 15, 1966 he married Scarlet Pabst in Bradenton, Florida. Bill was a truck driver. He loved eating pork rinds, apples and oranges. He enjoyed going to tractor pulls, hunting, and fishing. Bill was a hard worker, who loved to visit with people, he could talk to strangers for hours.

He was always there for his grandchildren, his grandson who lived with Bill and Scarlet would call him “old fart” and Bill called his grandson “young fart”.       Bill was loved so much by his family and friends; he will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his wife, Scarlet Gore; son, William E Gore III (Katy Abrams) and their children, William E. Gore IV, Shad Seidel, Shyann Gore, Abby Gore; son, Daniel James (Brenda) Gore and their children, Daniel Gore Jr., Justin Gore, Jessica (Andrew) Noetzelmann; daughter, Michelle (Jeff)  Johnson and their children, Richard and Angelina; son, Joey Gore; son, Jonathan (Samantha) Gore and their children, Ford and Hyden; daughter, Melissa Torres and her children, Sergio, Scarlett, Olivia, Onica, Roberto and Marco; 9 great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, William Sr. and Rosa (Chandler) Gore; siblings, James, Bob, Willy, Luella, Jerry and an infant brother, Billy and Sue Gore.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 11:00 - 3:00 P.M. on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at the American Legion Post #459 in Eleva, WI.


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