William Walter DeBrodie, 42, of Columbia passed away Thursday June 21, 2012, at the Harry S. Truman Veterans Hospital. He was born December 17, 1969, to Edward H. DeBrodie and Elma J. Summers Debrodie. They survive at their home in Fulton. He graduated from Fulton High School in 1988. He then joined the Missouri National Guard. After the military William did numerous jobs. He enjoyed gardening, making crafts, and spending lots of time with his dog Denny. He was preceded in death by one sister Lisa Renee DeBrodie and one brother Edward "Boomer" Debrodie. He will be sadly missed by: his parents; a sister, Darlene; twelve nieces and nephews, and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. He chose to be cremated an to be placed in a memorial flower garden. Sympathy cards can be sent to P.O. Box 234 Fulton, MO 65251.