Funeral services have been set for 81 year old, Bill Marcotte.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 28, 2023 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 1357 N.E. 42nd Terrace Kansas City, MO. The Mass of Christian Burial celebrating Bill’s life will commence at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Matthew Brumleve presiding. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Patrick’s Food Pantry or St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry at St. Therese Catholic Church and may be left in the care of the Meyers Northland Chapel 401 Main St. Parkville, MO.
William Joseph Marcotte, 81, a Northland resident of Kansas City, MO passed away April 24, 2023 at the St. Luke’s North Hospital in Kansas City, MO. He was born April 21, 1942 in Ellsworth, KS to Archie and Aermine (Bechard) Marcotte.
Bill graduated from Sacred Heart Catholic High School in Salina, KS. He went on to have a 39 year career with Union Pacific Railroad where he retired as a Switchman.
Bill had a deep love for both his LORD and his family and was a member of St. Patrick Parish in Kansas City, MO, where he was active with the church food pantry. He also devoted his time to the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry at St. Therese Catholic Church. Bill was always looking to lend a helping hand to others. He will be dearly missed.
He married Sharon Kay Fetters on June 7, 1974. In addition to Sharon, survivors include daughter Michelle Marie Marcotte; daughter Tammy Fivecoat (Jim); son Terry Fetters (Amy); seven Grandchildren: Shanna Lewis (Jason); Philip Burrow; Tyler Fetters; Sean Cooper; Jewel Fivecoat; Ruby Fivecoat; and Krista Fetters; two Great-grandchildren: Jayce Lewis and Emma Lewis; three brothers; six sisters; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, a son Mark Marcotte, a grandson Blaine Fetters, five sisters and one brother.