Rensselaer-William J. Leffler age 47 years of Rensselaer passed away suddenly Monday June 13, 2005 at St. Peters Hospital in Albany. He was born in Albany and has lived most of his life in Rensselaer. He was employed by BASF in Rensselaer and Amtrak in Florida. Billy enjoyed painting and his music. Son of the late Edward and Patricia Mink Leffler; brother of Edward V. (Nina) Leffler of Grafton, Lee A. (Kenneth) Kinne of Sand Lake, Michael J. (Patricia) Leffler of East Nassau, Hope P. (Peter) Furlani of Averill Park, Christopher J.(Eileen) Leffler of Averill Park, Joseph C. (Anne) Leffler of North Greenbush, John J. Leffler of Rensselaer, Eileen M. Bond of Averill Park, Patricia M. (Daniel) Carkner of Castleton and Marie C. (Nick) Wendeborn of East Greenbush. Also survived by 23 nieces and nephews and several cousins. A memorial Liturgy of Christian Burial will be offered Friday morning at 10:30 at St. Josephs Church Third Street Rensselaer. All are welcome to attend.