William Joseph Meginnis

Jan 22, 1968 - Feb 17, 2021

William Joseph Meginnis

January 22, 1968 - February 17, 2021


Retired Police officer, William Joseph Meginnis was granted his angel wings on February 17th 2021.

William was born January 22nd 1968 in Dolton, Illinois where he grew up and followed in his fathers footsteps in becoming a police officer. William served as an outstanding police officer in Dolton, Burnham, and Riverdale. After many years on the force, William retired and moved across states to Arizona to raise his two children Samantha and William Jr. William continued his passion for law enforcement in Arizona by becoming a Capitol Murder Investigator for Maricopa County. William highly succeeded while being an investigator and was recognized for his diligence, hard work, and execution as an investigator.

William had a passion for woodworking since he was young and it was always a hobby of his. William fulfilled his dreams and made his hobby his reality when he created his thriving business, Top Secret Furniture. He loved making custom furniture for customers and especially friends and family.

In 2017 he met his fiancé Alison who he loved and cared for very much. William had a passion for his family, friends, cooking, woodworking, and fitness. He was known as the life of the party and someone who always knew how to make you smile. He had the biggest heart and would do anything he could for anyone in need.

He was preceded in death by his father William. He is survived by his mother Joann, children Samantha and William, the mother of his children Sandy, grandson Valentino, and his fiancé Alison.


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