William M. “Bill” Hoag, 85, of Beaver Dam passed away on Sunday, November 7, 2021 at Marvin’s Manor in Horicon. William was born the son of William H. and Emerene (Miller) Hoag on October 10, 1936 in Green Bay. He was a graduate of Wayland Academy in Beaver Dam and also of UW-Madison. Bill was married to Jeaniene Berent on October 3, 1959 in Madison. Bill worked with his father in the family’s car dealership in Beaver Dam and later worked in insurance locally. Bill was a member of Trinity Church – United Methodist in Beaver Dam. He served as a Stephen Minister for over a decade. He was a member of DeMolay International and volunteered as a Boy Scout Leader. Bill loved cars and knew every make and model by sight. He especially enjoyed spending time with his family and was active in their lives. Bill is survived by his wife Jeaniene of Beaver Dam; his children: Brian (Jennifer) Hoag of Fort Collins, CO, Jeana (Victor) Guardiola of Racine, and Brent Hoag of Port Washington; his sister Phyllis Knaup of Beaver Dam; seven grandchildren: William Hoag and wife Crystal Wills, Sean Hoag and partner Lexi Stults, Vincent Guardiola, Emma, Ethan, Carmen, and Wesley Hoag; two step grandchildren: Alyssa and Isaiah Ho; three great grandchildren: Atli, Ciaran, and Finnian Hoag; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Janice Jaffe. A visitation will be held at Trinity Church – United Methodist in Beaver Dam on Friday, November 12, 2021 from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 10:30 a.m. Rev. Eric Taylor will officiate. Interment will take place at Oakwood Cemetery in Beaver Dam. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Trinity Church – United Methodist in Beaver Dam or the charity of one’s choice.