William D. McKever went home to be with the Lord on July 23, 2019. Bill was born in Albany on February 10, 1928 and lived in Nassau all his life. He played baseball at St. Lawrence University and after graduating in 1949, he played minor-League baseball for the Kingston Colonials. After 2 seasons and an elbow injury, he went to work for New York State in the Property Tax and Assessment Administration. He retired in 1985 to enjoy winters in Florida with his family.
Bill was a member of, and faithfully served, the Nassau Reformed Church. He is predeceased by his sister, Frances Delaney. He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Doris M. Jacobs; his daughter, Pamela (Robert) Nunn, 3 grandchildren, Monica, Jillian, and John, and 2 great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to the Nassau Reformed Church, P.O. Box 495 Nassau, NY 12123. A Funeral Service will be held at the Thomas P. Mooney Funeral Home, 11 Elm St. in Nassau on Saturday at 11:00AM. Relatives and friends are invited to call prior to the service from 9:30-11:00AM. Interment will follow the services in the Nassau-Schodack Cemetery.