Bill was born on Jan. 21, 1949 in Philadelphia, the youngest son of Elise and Erich Werner Feigel. A U.S. Navy Vietnam veteran, Bill served with brother Erich on the USS Vega from 1967-1971. Following his service in the Navy, he worked for the IBM Corporation. Bill then pursued further education at Stanford University, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree. He proceeded to medical school and became a doctor of podiatry, establishing a practice in Mountain View.
Bill is survived by his loving partner, Sharon Berry; his brother, Erich Feigel; and sister-in-law, Linda. He is also survived by his nephew, Kurt Feigel; niece, Elise Feigel Richey and their families; and his cousins, Inge Wagner and Norman and Shirley Held and family.
Family and friends gathered at a memorial honoring Bill’s life on Tuesday, Aug. 16 at his home in Discovery Bay.