William M. Grevas
William M.-Bill-Grevas, 56, of Salina, passed away at his home
Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. He was born Oct. 2, 1961, in Dubuque, IA,
the son of Nicholas and Teresa (Moriarty) Grevas. Bill was the
Executive Director of the Greater Salina Community Foundation since
January of 2016. He had also served as Vice-President for
Institutional Advancement at Kansas Wesleyan, which included
responsibility for the KWU Foundation, and the fundraising campaign to
build the Graves Family Sports Complex. Earlier, Bill worked for the
Kansas State University Foundation, and was Executive Director of
Salina Big Brothers Big Sisters.
Bill enjoyed sports. He coached both his sons teams in most of their
sporting activities, and he was an avid Nebraska Cornhuskers and
Chicago Cubs fan.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Peg Namahl.
Survivors include his wife Annie; two sons, Nicholas and Callum; two
sisters, Patricia (Merrill) Nelson and Tammy (Paul) Kimminau; nieces,
Kristen (Andy) Voller and Erin (Brad) Geist; nephew, Dennis (Heidi)
Manahl, countless loving and supportive friends and relatives.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 AM Tuesday, November 21, 2017,
at the Sacred Heart Cathedral, Salina. Cremation was selected, thus
there is no visitation. In lieu of flowers, memorials are directed to
The Greater Salina Community Foundation or The Tammy Walker Cancer
Center. Ryan Mortuary, Salina, is coordinating arrangements.