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Bob and Ilona Stroupe
March 12, 2022
We were proud to know Rita and Bill here on Lake Esau. Lots of laughs and glasses of wine add to great memories. His medical advice helped Bob during an episode one summer. We will miss you, Bill. Rest In Peace with our Lord.
March 12, 2022
Maria Rosen
March 10, 2022
Dear Gaasch family,

We are so sorry to hear of Dr. Gaasch's passing. I have many memories of walking home from the school bus with Derek and seeing Mr. Gaasch at the door. Such a wonderful family!! Who can forget the famous tree house that I am pretty sure was built...
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Kathleen Lutes
March 10, 2022
Dear Rita, Family and Friends
Our deepest sympathy to you all. Thoughts of this kind, funny, humble man bring a smile. The day we met several years ago is etched in our minds forever. While minding our business at the checkout counter at Neimann’s Market, another custo...
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November 2, 2022
Thank you for sharing your memory of my father. Please come by the cottage this summer and introduce yourselves to the next Presque Isle generations. - Heidi
Nita Jinwala
March 10, 2022
Dr. Gaasch was so wonderful to work with. He treated me with open arms. He was kind, gentle, funny, and very caring. I have learned so much from me. He was open to learn from others. I have enjoyed working with him the Echocardiology lab. So many great memories. He will ... Continue Reading
Bud and Barbara Bing
March 9, 2022
"And he shall be like a tree, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf does not wither, and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper."

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Beth Collins
March 8, 2022
I knew Bill as a colleague at Lahey for many years. He was not only one of the brightest people I ever knew, but one of the most genuine, kind and thoughtful. He cared for many of my patients, but also for my own parents and husband. I am glad to know of his wonderful ... Continue Reading
Vickie Fields
March 7, 2022
Bill was a wonderful and interesting man. I met him in Presque Isle at a Grand Lake Association ice cream social. He was also a volunteer "scooper" at several of our socials. I served with him for a short period of time on the Presque Isle Township Museum Society. I wa... Continue Reading
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November 2, 2022
Thank you Vickie.
Joe wojt
March 5, 2022
Sad to hear the passing of an old pal.

Joe Wojt
Elise mott
March 4, 2022
As Bill’s daughter in law, I feel lucky to have had some wonderful times with him skiing, sailing in Michigan, and enjoying numerous holidays. One of my favorite memories of being with Bill was taking a 5 mile walk with him in Woodstock, Vermont. Bill was a jovial man wh... Continue Reading