William LaFleur Jr., 48, lived in New Milford

William Robert LaFleur Jr., 48, of New Milford, died peacefully at home Jan. 16, 2011.

Bill, as he was known, was born Sept. 4, 1962, in Hartford. He moved to New Milford in 1994 and lived with his brother, Alan.

Mr. LaFleur loved music, going for walks with his dogs and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his mother, Mary, of New Milford; two sisters, Anna Joyner, of New Milford, and Sally LaFleur, of Watertown; a brother, Alan LaFleur, of New Milford; three nephews, Lewis Joyner, Delano Joyner, and Michael LaFleur; a niece, her husband, and two children; and several aunts, uncles and cousins who live in and around Hartford.

He also leaves two dogs, Dusty and Mary.

He was predeceased by his father, William R. LaFleur Sr. and by his older brother, Marlon.

At the request of the family, arrangements were private.

The Lillis Funeral Home of New Milford was in charge of arrangements.