When William Edward Phelan was born on December 13, 1935, in Seligman, Arizona, his father, Eugene, was 44 and his mother, Eunice, was 31. He married Nita Carole Guild and they had two children together. He also had three children with another wife. He died on October 20, 1992, in Cincinnati, Ohio, at the age of 56, and was buried in Montgomery, Ohio.
PHELAN William E , beloved husband of Jane A. Phelan (nee Moe), devoted father of Leslyn C. Kantner, Allysen Holzwarth, Patrick A., Michael E. and James D. Phelan, dear brother of Sr. Emily Ann Phelan S.C. and Ruth Dewsnap, grandfather of Francis and Sara Kantner, Joseph and Kristopher Holzwarth. October 20, 1992. Age 56 years. Burial Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Friday, October 23, at 10 A.M.