Entered into rest on November 6, 2010, in San Jose, CA at the age of 74.
He is survived by his children, Daniel Chavez, Katherine Chavez and David Chavez; grandson, James Chavez; sister, Estella Ponce and brother, Anthony Chavez.
He worked for 36 years as an IBM Programmer.
At his request there will be no service.
Donations can be made in William M. Chavez memory to The Susan G. Komen Foundation.
Condolences and information at www.habingfamilyfuneralhome.com