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William "Billy" Settje, 61, of Des Moines passed away December 1, 2019 at the VA Hospital. A Celebration of Life will be 2:00-4:00 p.m., Saturday, December 14, 2019 at Ankeny Memorial Funeral Home (4208 N Ankeny Blvd.).

Billy Settje was born June 14, 1958 in Columbus, NE to parents Herman and Dorothy (Comegys) Settje Jr.

He attended grade school in Creston, NE and graduated High School from Southeast Polk High in Altoona, Iowa. On March 20, 1980 Billy entered the Army. He served honorably and discharged on March 31, 1983. He returned to the Des Moines area, and worked for Firestone Tire for many years.

Billy enjoyed fishing, hunting and holidays with family & friends.
Billy is survived by his daughter; Tina Settje, Kayla Settje, and Taylor Dixon of Des Moines; sister, Rita Moore of Altoona; grandchildren, Katina and Joaquin Settje, Camerron McKee, and Zelda Dixon; nephews, Chris Settje and Robert Koeneman; and nieces, Amber Archer and Heather Ollin.
He is preceded in death by; parents Herman Settje Jr, Dorothy Wellborn, and sister Sandra Stephen.

Billy will be laid to rest at the VA Cemetery at a later date.