William M. Waggaman Jr., 26, died in his St. Paul, Minn., home on Sept. 12. A bright, handsome, and magnetic young man, Willie struggled gamely for six years with opioid addiction. He was living in a sober community at the time of his death.
Willie is survived by his mother Daphne Geary of Sarasota, Fla.; his father William Sr. of Edgartown, Mass.; his sisters Christina of Alexandria, Va. and Natalie of Waltham, Mass. A comic book enthusiast, Willie will forever be his sisters' Superman.