William A. (Bill) Siebenheller
Last updated 6/17/2020 at 4:49pm
William A. (Bill) Siebenheller, well known in Transylvania as an avid bird watcher, died peacefully Saturday, June 13, 2020, at his Glen Cannon home, after a period of failing health. He was 96 years old.
Born in Staten Island, N.Y., he became interested in birds as a Boy Scout, eventually earning the rank of Eagle Scout at the age of 15. After graduating from high school, he entered Duke University, where he immediately joined the United States Naval officers training program, in addition to his regular studies. Two years later, having completed the Navy’s Midshipmen’s School, he was...