On August 15th, 2009, Bill succumbed to his long battle with serious illnesses in his home in Green Cove Springs. He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Eloise and his 2 daughters Tina Lisicki of Ormond Beach & Mitzi Gee of Palm Coast.
Bill was born of June 19th, 1937 in Ocala, Florida to David Frances Cartwright and Hazel Mary Stearns Cartwright. He was the fifth of 6 children - Thelma, Vance, Milford, Mildred, & Donald.
He graduated from Green Cove Springs high school and attended Jacksonville University before going to Florida State. He graduated from Florida State and also taught there.
Bill worked on the Apollo Project and helped put a man on the moon. He was also a pioneer in Robotic Engineering and Computer Sciences.
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