William (Bill) League

William (Bill) League


William (Bill) League passed away on Oct. 24, 2016. He was 70 years old.

He graduated from high school in Hawaii and attended Church College also in

Hawaii. He served for six years in the U.S. Air Force and moved to Juneau in

1976. He owned and operated Tanner’s Service Center in Douglas from 1976 until


He is survived by his children Genji, Maraiya and Trevor, as well as his two brothers James and Robert. He was preceded in death by his wife, Janet, parents Milton and Jane and grandson Rayden.

Services will be held at the LDS Lemon Creek Meetinghouse, 5100 Glacier

Hwy, on Nov. 19, at 2 p.m. Hawaiian dress is requested.


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