~ IN MEMORY ~
DL Capt. William ‘Bill’ Brindell
June 26, 1936 ~ January 11, 2018
Word has been received with the passing of retired Delta pilot Captain William Fred Brindell, age 81. Captain Brindell joined Delta Air Lines
10-03-1966 and retired in 1996, based 030/ATL. He is survived by his wife Loretta, their children and grandchildren.
To view the obituary online and sign the guestbook please visit the funeral home website at
Services for Captain Brindell are planned for Saturday, January 20th at
Shepherd of the Prairie Lutheran Church in Huntley, Illinois.
For those wishing to send personal condolences to the family, whitepages notes their residence as
12777 Woodgrove Drive, Huntley IL 60142-7648.
| ~ Carol for the PCN
William F. Brindell, 81, passed away at his home in Huntley, surrounded by his family on January 11, 2018.
He was born June 26, 1936 the son of Charles and Marjorie Brindell. He graduated from San Diego University. He served 8 ½ years in the United States Marine Corp as a fighter pilot. On February 14, 1960 he married Lorretta Tofteland. Bill retired as a Captain with Delta Airlines after 30 years.
He enjoyed his retirement with family, grandkids and friends in Sun City, Huntley, and Florida. He was actively involved in his Church, Sun City Marines and three bands where he continued to play the saxophone.
Bill is survived by his wife and high school sweet heart, Loretta, his three daughters, Leslie (Bret), Bonnie (Mark), Michelle (Jeff) and by his 8 grandchildren, Melissa (Chris), Alexandria, Austin, Brandon, Hunter, Dustin, Michael, Katherine and by many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Richard Brindell.
The family will greet friends on Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 10-11am at Shepherd of the Prairie Lutheran Church, 10805 Main Street, Huntley, where there will be a Memorial service celebrating Bill’s life at 11:00am. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Shepherd of the Prairie Lutheran Church building fund, to help with the expansion of their new Church building.
For further information please call the funeral home at 847-515-8772 or on-line condolences may be directed to www.defiorejorgensen.com
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Capt Brindell's obituary.
What a fantastic Captain to fly with.
David W. Skjerven
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