William Thompson “Bill” Vennes, 73, husband of Nancy Hall Vennes, died May 3, 2014. He was born in Lexington and was the only child of the late Leon and Catherine Vennes.
Mr. Vennes graduated from Lafayette High School, Class of 1958, and the University of Kentucky, where he was a UK fellow. He worked 30 years with IBM where he held a number of managerial and executive positions. When he retired in 1996, he was the vice president and general manager of the Imaging Solutions Division at Lexmark. He and his family lived in Wilton from 1977 to 1988.