William Alan May, 91 of Cape Coral passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013. He was born on May 27, 1921, in Detroit, Mich., to William and Evelyn Benson May. He moved here in 1974 coming from Dearborn, Mich. Mr. May was a lifetime member of the Ford Yacht Club in Grosse Isle, Mich., and the Dearborn Lodge No. 172, F & A.M.
He is survived by his loving family, including his daughter, Gail Ann Beesley of Cape Coral; grandson, Bill Schilk; great grandchildren, Jessica (Seth) Jordan, Joseph, Ashley, Nicole, Daniel, Andrew and Marissa; great-great grandchildren, Aden, Natalie, Eli and Kassandra.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Oveta May, Dec. 13, 2005, and granddaughter, Gail Lynn Startt.
The family will receive friends today from 1 p.m. until the funeral service at 3 p.m. at Coral Ridge Funeral Home, 1630 Pine Island Road, Cape Coral. Entombment will be at Coral Ridge Cemetery. Please visit www.coralridgefuneralhome.com to leave thoughts and memories for his family.