Date of Death: March 4, 2021

Service Details

Visitation will be Monday, March 8, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at Hohner Funeral Home, 1004 Arnold St., Three Rivers. A funeral service will follow at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Derl Keefer officiating. Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery.

Obituary Notice

William Binder Jr., 81, of Three Rivers, passed away Thursday, March 4, 2021, at Brookdale Portage.

He was born March 23, 1939 in Chicago, Ill., the son of William and Eunice (Minton) Binder Sr.

Bill was employed at Wells Saw as a saw assembler for 32 years. For 18 years he was a member of the Park Boosters; for five years he was a member of the Three Rivers CAR Club.

Remaining to cherish his memory are his wife, Sharill (Payne) Binder; two children, David Binder and Lynne Binder, both of Three Rivers; five grandchildren, Katie Binder, Kristie Binder, Jason Binder, Laura Schrock and Michelle Smith; two great-grandchildren, Collin and Abby Schrock; special cousin, Sue Hallas; several nieces and nephews.

Bill was preceded in death by his daughter, Danene Binder, and by his sister, Joan Swan.

Additional Information

Donations in Bill’s memory may be directed to Hospice of Southwest Michigan. Envelopes are available at the funeral home in care of his arrangements.

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  1. Enjoyed working with Bill at Wells Mfg when I was a young guy with a new family. Bill helped me in so many ways and I am very grateful. Enjoyed our days working together on the Union committee as well. Rest in peace my friend.

  2. Rest in Peace Bill, I have known you a long time. You were a good man and a good citizen and you will be missed. Sharill please accept my most sincere condolences. The world needs more people like Bill.

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