William H Bachrach


Died March 18, 2016,Oakland, California

College: Calhoun

Widow: Ms. Elaine Bachrach
520 Hampton Road
Piedmont, CA 94611-3300
Children: Alexis, 1972; Larissa, 1976; Jessica, 1976

Bill Bachrach

Nov 8, 1939 – Mar 18, 2016



William Henry Bachrach died unexpectedly at age 76 on March 18. Born in Plymouth OH, for 40+ years he maintained a legal practice in Oakland and was a resident of Piedmont. He was a graduate of Howe Military Academy, Yale University, and The University of Michigan Law School. He ran track at Yale and was a gold medalist for the US team in the 1961 Maccabiah Games. Bill was a skilled and compassionate lawyer, a generous and active member of civic, legal, and Jewish communities; consummate runner turned avid golfer, humorist, and trumpet player. He will be remembered as a supportive father, husband, and employer. He is survived by his wife Elaine, their adult children Jesse, Ari and Alexis, and brother Charles. Contributions to . Condolences may be sent to Elaine and family care of Bill’s office at 1939 Harrison Street Suite 612 Oakland CA 94612.

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Published in Inside Bay Area on Apr. 15, 2016