Bill Grilli, age 61, of Beaver City, Nebraska died Friday, February 13, 2009 at his home in Beaver City, Nebraska.  He was born February 23, 1947 at Louisville, Colorado to Luigi and Mary (Anselme) Grilli.

Bill grew up in Louisville, Colorado.  He attended Louisville Schools.  He was a house painter for 42 years in Colorado.  He served in the US Army during the Vietnam War in July 26, 1966  till July  25th of 1968.  On October 11, 1968 he married Barbara Harris in Louisville.  They moved to Beaver City, Nebraska on September 3, 2000 and resided here since.  He was a member of American Legion Post #28 of Beaver City, Nebraska.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one Sister Ida May in 1955 and nephew Mark Grilli in 1988.

Survivors include his Wife:  Barb Grilli of Beaver City, Nebraska

                                 2 Sons:  Wade Grille and wife Katie of Sterling, Colorado

                                              Clay Grille and wife Janie of Beaver City, Nebraska

                                1 Daughter:  Wendy and husband Larry Rogers of Grand Island, Nebraska

                               3 Brothers:  Ralph Grilli and wife Carol of Sterling, CO

                                                  Louis Grilli and wife Jayne of Fredrick, Colorado

                                                  Tony Grilli and wife Vivian of Golden, Colorado

                                 2 Sisters;  Blanche and husband John Kanalis of Flower Mound, Texas

                                                 Anna Grille & friend Bob Durna of Arapahoe, Nebraska

                            Grandchildren:  9

Funeral services will be Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 1:30 PM at the First Presbyterian Church in Beaver City, Nebraska with Pastors Ivan & Joyce Dean and Keith Theobald, officiating.  Inurnment with Military Honors will follow at Mt Hope Cemetery at Beaver City, Nebraska. 

Condolences or personal reflections can be left at

No viewing or visitation will be held.

Wenburg Funeral Home of Beaver City, Nebraska in charge of arrangements.