Bill Cantillion

June 4, 1959 - May 17, 2020
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William John "Bill" Cantillion, III, 60, husband of Amy Robbins Cantillion, died Sunday, May 17, 2020 after an extended illness. He was weak in body, but strong in spirit. Born in Bronx, NY, he was the son of William, Jr. and the late Janet Sheridan Cantillion. Bill moved to Greenville, SC with his family atContinue Reading

Don Campbell left a message on June 4, 2020:
Dr. Amy and family,

My deepest condolence on Bill's passing.  I worked with him off and on over my 20 years dealing with Synnex.  He was a great joy to work with and we were able to share many family stories and how much he enjoyed and was proud of you and his family.  His dry sense of humor kept me on my toes talking with him.  We always had a good laugh.  He was so positive till the very end.  I considered him a very good friend and he will be sorely missed.  You're in my thoughts and prayers as you go through these troubled waters.  May God's blessing be with you and your family.
Bonnie Haley left a message on May 26, 2020:
Amy and family,
 I would like to offer my deepest condolences to you and your family on your loss. Bill was such a great friend and kind soul. I will truly miss talking to him at work, no matter what was going on he always had a positive attitude and could always make you laugh. May god always be with you and your family at this very difficult time.
Bonnie Haley
robert glynn left a message on May 26, 2020:
Teri and I offer our deepest condolences to you and your family on your loss. May God help you get through this very difficult time.
Bob Glynn
Nancy and Tom O'Neill left a message on May 23, 2020:
Our deepest condolences to Amy and their children, Bill, Janeen, Denise, her family, and Gayle and her family on this tragic loss.

We were so blessed to have had Bill as our nephew. We knew Bill to be a loyal, hardworking husband, father, son and brother. While he may be physically gone, his spirit, courage and loving heart will be with all of us, forever.

We see Bill every time we sit at our desk, as he was a member of our wedding party, many, many years ago. Clothed in a white jacket, a little 5 year old ring bearer named Billy (at that time), smiles at us every single day. God bless you and keep you Bill.. We will keep you in our hearts with much love.

Gary & Gerri Hyman left a message on May 21, 2020:
Gerri and I were so fortunate to call Billy our friend.  He added so much to our time at Carolina; as a fraternity brother, a teammate on the field and court, a workmate at the famed Library Club on Rosewood and a groomsman at our wedding.  As so many have offered, Billy was so kind and had the best spirit, regardless of circumstances.  I know he will be greatly missed and we pray that the family will find peace and comfort knowing that his struggles are finally behind him.  We give thanks to God for the life of Billy Cantillion.
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[email protected] left a message on May 21, 2020:
Dr. Amy   I did not realize Bill was your husband. I've known him for almost 50 years when his parents moved to Merrifield Park. In fact my wife and I were in a bowling league with Bill's parents, Janet and Bill. Played golf with them as well. May he rest in peace.  Thanks for all you did for me.
Len Byrne
Pablo and Marta Interiano left a message on May 20, 2020:
Dr. Robbins, 
Sending love and prayers to you and your family. It has been a great pleasure fighting this battle along your side. Giving each other update's on our husbands has kept the hope and the strength going. May God keep you strong to continue moving raising your beautiful family! Lots of love, 
Mike and Jill Broder left a message on May 20, 2020:
Jill and I just want to offer condolences to the Family and especially our neighbor and my former GE boss, Bill Jr. We cannot imagine how hard it is to bury a child no matter how old they are. But there will be fond memories forever.
Bless you all. Jill and Mike Broder
Kaytina left a message on May 20, 2020:
I loved Bill as my brother Shane shared as a third brother! I remember so many smiles and laughs we all shared together! So comforting knowing Bill is at peace and bringing so many smiles in heaven to his family and many friends!
I send my love and prayers to Bill’s family, Janeen his sister whom I know and love dearly!
We are so blessed with so many special memories of Bill!
Joe Fenton and family left a message on May 20, 2020:
My deepest condolences to Uncle Bill and family. I haven’t seen Bill in a very long time but remember him as a very good athlete that was a lot of fun to be around. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family during this very difficult time.
Gary Patterson left a message on May 20, 2020:
Mr. Bill II,
My deepest condolences to you and your family.
I remember well when Bill won the President's Cup with a 49 ! Always compassionate about his game, considerate of others, and a kind, gentle, giving friend. Rest in peace golf Buddy..
Cheryl Tollison left a message on May 20, 2020:
Although I haven't seen Bill in a long time, I will always remember his kindness and his honesty.  I pray for Amy and their young children. Bill will live on through his children who I hope inherited his good nature and will inspire others like Bill inspired us and made us laugh.
Brent Sansbury left a message on May 20, 2020:
Bill was a great guy that was fun and as easy going as one can be. A super athlete and a leader. I was and am proud to call him brother. Phi kap strong. I pray for his family at this sad time and I hope the happy memories will give you some comfort.
Alecia Elrod left a message on May 19, 2020:
So sorry for your loss I remember Billy and my brother VAL playing basketball together because of course that was our social life back in the day- attending High School Sports! Thinking of you Gail and all of the Cantillion Family! Alecia Guest Elrod
Gwen Gerisch left a message on May 19, 2020:
Janeen, so sorry about the loss of your brother. Prayers for you and your family.
Jere Davis left a message on May 19, 2020:
I worked with Bill at Communications Equipment Company (CEC) in the late 80s and early 90s.  He was a respected leader in that company and always seem to have a smile on his face.  I remember him fondly as someone who performed his job with excellence, had fun, and always treated me with kindness and friendship.  I pray God will strengthen and comfort all his family and friends during this sad time.
Shane Taylor left a message on May 19, 2020:
Bill Cantillion’s Heart was as good as they come. Friends since the ninth grade, Bill was truly one of the kindest souls I have ever met. Loved everyone he met and they loved him. I cherished our friendship and relationship and I am a better person due to Bill’s presence in my life. He was an additional brother to me and an additional son to my parents. My sister and brother loved him as part of our family as well. Bill was with my wife, Stefi, and I on our first date. We would always do things together whether it was double dating or just the three of us hanging out. Love Bill Cantillion’s Family. Wonderful memories of his late Mom as well as that of his special Father. Wonderful Sisters in Janeen, Denise, and Gayle. Amy, his wife, was and always will be the significant other to him. Bill loved Amy with all of his heart and loved his Family. Connor, Cadance, Will, and Emma, you were and always will be blessed with a Father that cared for and loved you all so much. Bill, I love you and looking forward to the day we see each other again. May your memory be eternal.
Bobbi left a message on May 18, 2020:
It was nice to see Bill a few years ago with his son (At Publix) who looked just like him! I have some wonderful memories of Bill when I worked for him years ago. My prayers go out to the entire Cantillion family at this sad time. When a person becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. May the memories of Bill live in your family’s hearts forever. Bobbi Bellardine
Joan Sullivan left a message on May 18, 2020:
This makes me remember that “Billy’s” mom Janet and our friend Charlotte along with myself were all expecting at the same time. Janet and Charlotte had baby boys...and Bill was the beloved one and only son In the Cantillion family surrounded by three loving sisters. My baby was a girl and it is so hard to believe these babies have been such joys throughout our lives. I just know that Bill’s mom Janet has received him with loving arms.
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