SOUTHBRIDGE — William S. Josselyn, 85, of Southbridge died Wednesday, August 1, at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Worcester after an illness.
He is survived by his daughter Regina Marie Jason of Southbridge, and his son William Scott Josselyn of San Diego, his grandchildren Misty Keedy and her husband Philip Keedy, Nicole Jason and her husband Vincent Sosa, Lindy Lee Jason-Rajecki and her husband Daniel Alex Jason-Rajecki, Shawn Josselyn, and Natalia Yeager. He also leaves his great-grandchildren Vanessa Elizabeth Beauregard, Daniel Anthony Nowlan, Jr, Hayden William Keedy, Danielle Marie Jason-Rajecki, and Harlee Rose Josselyn.
He was predeceased by a brother Ned Josselyn, and his sister Dawn Josselyn.
He was born August 24, 1932, in Worcester, son of the late Ned O. and Florence (Spencer) Josselyn. He graduated from Commerce High School in Worcester, and worked for many years as a mechanic for Robinson Thread, and later worked at LK Products as a machine operator.
He enjoyed assembling car models, listening to country music, and most of all spending time with his family.
Funeral services will be private.