Published in The Sun Herald on November 15, 2011
May 23, 1942 - November 3, 2011 Long Beach, MS
Mr. William Paul Kilroy III , age 69, of Long Beach, passed away on
November 3, 2011.
Mr. Kilroy was born in Washington, D.C., to William P. and Virginia
Pfeiffer Kilroy. He graduated from Wilson High School in
Washington, D.C. in 1960. He earned an A.B. degree from St.
Mary's College in Kentucky. He began his career at the Fleet
Weather Facility in Suitland, Maryland, where he received
numerous commendations from the Department of Navy. He
retired from Stennis in July 1995. He worked in the Naval Meteorology and Oceanography
Command division/department. Mr. Kilroy was a master gardener and avid reader.
He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his cousin, Mary Susannah
Dugan of Ohio and her children, Rob, Dan, and Martin Rubio. He is also survived by a
cousin, Carolyn Pfeiffer of Texas.
Graveside services will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2011, at Southern Memorial
Park, Beach Blvd., Biloxi, at 10:00 a.m. in the chapel mausoleum. Friends may visit 30
minutes prior to services. RIEMANN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 19130 Commission Road,
Long Beach, MS is in charge of arrangements, and tributes may be offered at