William Fee Obituary
 
In Memory of

William W Fee

May 3, 1925 - June 25, 2013
Obituary

William W. Fee, 88, a retired budget examiner with the Federal Office of Management and Budget, died June 25, 2013, in San Diego CA. Mr. Fee was born May 3, 1925, raised in Pittsburgh PA, and served in the 11th Armored Division, US Army, in World War II. He received a Bachelor of Arts in History and German from Muskingum College in 1948, and a Master of Public Affairs degree from Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs in 1950. Mr. Fee moved to Washington DC in 1951, joining the Bureau of the Budget, forerunner of the OMB, as a junior budget examiner, reviewing hospital Health Service. As a senior...
William W. Fee, 88, a retired budget examiner with the Federal Office of Management and Budget, died June 25, 2013, in San Diego CA. Mr. Fee was born May 3, 1925, raised in Pittsburgh PA, and served in the 11th Armored Division, US Army, in World War II. He received a Bachelor of Arts in History and German from Muskingum College in 1948, and a Master of Public Affairs degree from Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs in 1950.
Mr. Fee moved to Washington DC in 1951, joining the Bureau of the Budget, forerunner of the OMB, as a junior budget examiner, reviewing hospital Health Service. As a senior examiner from 1957 until his retirement in 1980, he reviewed the budget and management of the Department of State and the Foreign Service. He took a special interest in consular affairs. In 1981, Fee moved to Butler PA where he played an active role in community affairs. In 1989, he returned to the Washington DC area, residing at Leisure World of Maryland. In 2011, he moved to San Diego.
Throughout his adult life, Mr. Fee pursued intensive independent study of history, religion, philosophy and literature. His great joy was in sharing his insights through teaching. This took place at various Washington DC churches and ecumenical evening schools, American University, Butler County Community College and the Leisure World Center for Lifelong Learning. He authored and published articles on John Milton and Samuel Johnson, and published a 4 volume History of the Fee Family.
His wife of 54 years, the former Glenys Rauschenberger, died in 2000. He is survived by a son, George D. (Susan) Fee, of San Diego, 3 sisters, 1 brother, and many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place, and interment will be in the South Cemetery in Butler PA. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's Retirement Homes Foundation, 328 Maple St, San Diego CA 92103.

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