Eureka-William Maurice Pifer, 64, of Eureka, died peacefully at home on Thursday April 23, 2015. Bill was born on June 9, 1950 in Peoria, IL, the son of Ruth and Maurice Pifer, of Eureka. Bill is a 1968 graduate of Eureka High School. In 1972, he graduated from Millikin University with a Bachelor of Music degree. He loved making music, playing bridge, and planning trips and get-togethers with his friends. He was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Parks Pifer, and is survived by his father, Maurice Pifer, his siblings, Richard Parks Pifer and Lynn Pifer, and his beloved nieces. During his battle with cancer, Bill was cared for by his family and many faithful friends, including a friend's adorable pug named Misty. Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka is assisting the family with arrangements. It is Bill's wish that memorial donations be made to Peoria Area Animal Shelter, 2600 Northeast Perry Avenue, Peoria, IL 61603. Email them at [email protected]. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.argoruestmanharris.com.
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