Served in the U.S. Army

William L. McCann, age 80, of Laurie, passed away, Sunday, April 28, 2013, at the Laurie Care Center.  He was born February 12, 1933, in Chicago, Illinois, a son of the late Harry and Esther Wilson McCann. 

He was a United States Army veteran serving in the Korean Conflict.

 William retired to the Lake of the Ozarks where he could pursue his love of fishing. 

He is survived by his wife, Rosemary of the home; daughters, Julie Gonzales and husband Richard of Indiana, Christine List and husband Marshall of Illinois and Gerrie Maveety of Nevada; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; brothers, Harry McCann of Turkey, Jimmy McCann of Arkansas and Alex McCann of Tennessee; sister, Elizabeth Wisniewski and husband Lenny of Florida; his mother-in-law, Evelyn Dembowski of Illinois and many other relatives and friends.

 There are no memorial services planned at this time.  Expressions of sympathy may be left online at  Cremation arrangements are under the direction and care of the Kidwell-Garber Laurie/Sunrise Beach Chapel.