William Peder Quiel

March 6, 1942 ~ November 16, 2020 (age 78)


William Peder Quiel, 78, of Aitkin, passed away Monday, November 16, 2020 in Aicota Health Care Center, Aitkin.  He was born March 6, 1942 in Minneapolis to Adolph and Bernice (Pederson) Quiel.  William served in the United States Navy Reserves for 7 years.  William was united in marriage to Sandra Kay Cyr on April 28, 1962 in Minneapolis.  He worked for Ault Electronics, Inc in Minneapolis for 23 years and Mills Fleet Farm for 27 years.  William was a Civil War buff and a cowboy at heart.  He was a big Johnny Cash fan and was a member of Single Action Shooting Society.  William also enjoyed playing the guitar and loved spending time with his family.  He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

William is preceded in death by his parents; 1 brother, Darryl Quiel; 1 sister, Muriel “Penny” Quiel; his dogs, Bullet and Chester.

William is survived by his loving wife, Sandra Quiel; 3 sons, Jason Quiel, James Quiel and Robert (Kelcie) Quiel; grandchildren, Eion, Matteya and Logan Quiel, Kaylyn Marie Quiel and Annabelle Lynn Speed; 1 sister, Janice Horgan; dog, Jasper.

Services for William will be held at a later date.

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