William “Bill” Schweppe Jr., 88 of Beecher, IL passed away Sunday, April 15, 2018, at his home. Bill was born on September 10,1929, the son of William R. and Malinda (nee Heldt) Schweppe Sr, in Beecher, IL. Bill is survived by his children Vickie (David) Hernandez of Beecher, IL and Cynthia (Dennis) Rybolt of Beecher, IL, 5 grandchildren: Brian (wife Jennifer) Hernandez, Shannon Hernandez, Kristina (husband Christopher) Stolk, Sean Rybolt and Kyle (wife Lauren) Rybolt as well as great grandchildren: Austin, Lucas, Jacob, Brooklynn and Savanna also survive Bill. He is preceded in death by his wife Janet whom passed away in 1985, his parents, a daughter Gail, a granddaughter Lisa and sister and brother in law Edward and Arlene Bachert. Bill was a member of St. John United Church of Christ in Beecher and enjoyed farming, dart ball, gardening, cards and bowling. Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 4-8 p.m. at Hack Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 19, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at St. John United Church of Christ. Rev. Tom Ewing will officiate. Pall Bearers are Gerald, Lyle, Mark and Gerald Bachert, Kyle Rybolt and Christopher Stolk. Rev. Tom Ewing will officiate. Burial will be at St. John Cemetery. Memorials to the family for a memorial to be decided later.