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William J. "Bopper" Hackett -- Fall River

AUCLAIR FUNERAL HOME William J. “Bopper” Hackett, Jr., 70, a lifelong resident of Fall River, died Wednesday, January 9, 2013.

A former member of the Massachusetts Army National Guard, activated in 1962, serving active duty at Fort Bragg NC. He was employed by Citizens for Citizens for numerous years and was a bartender at Billy’s Café for several years. A member of the Corky Row Club, he was an avid sports fan and enjoyed dancing.

He was the son of the late William and Alice (Morris) Hackett; the brother of the late Joan Stallman; the uncle of the late Michael Stallman; and the longtime companion of the late Carol Hilton.

Visitation, following cremation, in the AUCLAIR FUNERAL HOME, 690 So. Main St., Fall River, Saturday, January 19, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM. LARGE PARKING AREA and BARRIER-FREE ENTRANCE at the rear of funeral home. Donations, in lieu of flowers, to Veterans Outreach, 755 Pine St., Fall River MA 02720, appreciated. Online guest book at

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Reported: 01/15/13 (Show all obituaries for this day)

By: AUCLAIR FUNERAL HOME (Show all obituaries and information about this funeral home)

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