I cannot imagine ever having a more depressing thing to do. It was very hard and the entire time I was traveling to and from my hometown a cloud hung over me which has yet to dissipate.
Here, then, is the eulogy that I delivered, and some photos from the service and from a series of displays that were set up by his cousin, Mauri, to celebrate his life.
|Bill as a radio DJ and from about the time he was the Voice of Woolworth’s.|
|Bill’s favorite Superman actor was George Reeves, but his cousins found this pen sketch he tossed off from memory of Kirk Alyn as Superman.|
|Me, delivering the eulogy.|
|One of the many displays of photos and memories of Bill’s life. Created by his cousin, Mauri Lazaro.|
|One of Bill’s Superman collectibles.|