Bill was born in St. Joseph, on January 4, 1943, to Anna Kathleen (Andres) and William F. Poolman, Sr. He attended Central High School and was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church. He worked as a laborer for over twenty-five years.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Mary Eileen Lamont.
Survivors include one brother, Dan Poolman and wife Karen of Kansas City, KS; three nephews, two nieces, six great-nephews and three great-nieces.
Prayer Service 1:00 p.m. Monday at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel. Inurnment Mt. Olivet Cemetery at a later date.
The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to American Cancer Society.