POCATELLO, Idaho — William Martin Brillhart, 49, of Pocatello, Idaho, passed away peacefully March 31, 2011, following a brief illness.
William was born in Tucson, Ariz., to Robert (formerly of Gambier) and Jeanette (Gamboa) Brillhart. He entered school in Flagstaff, Ariz., and finished his schooling in Duarte, Calif. After a tour in the Army he returned to Duarte where he held many jobs, including working with his father. Later, with his friends Clifford and Teresa Babb, he went to Pocatello, Idaho, on vacation and decided to stay. William held many jobs while in Pocatello until recently when he became his own boss and became engaged to Miss Annalyn Slatton. William was a master woodworker.
He is survived by his parents; a son; two daughters; two brothers, David and Brian and their spouses; a niece; five nephews; many aunts, uncles and cousins, including Stan and Linda (Brillhart) Eshelman of Mount Vernon, and David and Mary Brillhart of Virginia Beach, Va
Submitted by Linda Eshelman.