William (Bill) Esch, age 79, of Taylor, MI passed away on October 18, 2021. Husband of Marilyn Esch. Father of Christine (Jake) Biehn and Tom Esch. Step-father of Sara (James) Bruckner, Rachel (Dennis Pelkey) Emerson and Erik (April) Emerson. Grandfather of Emily (Zac) Reilly and Michael (Melanie) Biehn and great grandfather of Nora, Evie and Jacob Reilly. He is also survived by his brother Bob Esch and sister Linda Stratton. He was preceded in death by his son Andy Esch, parents Leonard and Myrtle Esch and his brother Jim Esch.