William "Bill" Nubson, age 78, passed away on February 11, 2021 from complications of pulmonary fibrosis. Bill was born William Edward Nubson on July 6, 1942 in Richfield, Minnesota to Edward & Marion Nubson. He was raised in Excelsior, MN and attended schools there. Bill later served in the Marine Corps and following his military service he returned home and in 1980 he made his way to Arizona settling in Wickenburg where he worked in mobile equipment repair for a time and then established Nubson Construction.
In 1986 he met and married Marilyn and they worked together and eventually constructed and opened a restaurant in Vicksburg which the operated for several years until moving back to Wickenburg and later retiring in 2019. Bill was a longtime member and former commander of the American Legion Kellis-Draper Post 12 in Wickenburg. He was active in the community and served a lot of people in many ways. He had a big heart and was extremely generous with his time and service to others.
Bill is survived by his wife of 36 years, Marilyn of Wickenburg, 2 daughters Leslee and Rachel and 4 grandchilden, 5 step-children: Marcy, Leah, Janine, Brad & Ron as well as a sister, Faith and a brother, Dickie. A Celebration of Life with Military Honors will be held on March 2, 2021 at 1:00 PM at the American Legion Kellis-Draper Post 12 in Wickenburg.