William P. "Billy" Prosser, 19, New Smyrna Beach, Fla.

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William Patrick “Billy” Prosser, 19 of New Smyrna Beach, Fl, died September 28th at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, after a lifelong battle with biliary atresia. He was a 2012 graduate of New Smyrna Beach High School and was enrolled at Daytona State College where he was elected Class President of the New Smyrna Beach Campus.

He is survived by, his parents, Patricia Socha and Larry Prosser; his brother, Robert all of New Smyrna Beach; a sister Larisa Rosenberg of Marietta, Ga; maternal grandparents Ernest and Elizabeth Socha of East Providence and Warren, RI; paternal grandparents, Bruce Prosser and Ray & Jean McGinnis of Statesboro, GA, as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Arrangements are with Smith Funeral & Memorial Services, 8 Schoolhouse Rd., Warren, RI, where family will receive friends, Thursday, October 10th at 9am with a funeral service at 10 in the funeral home. Burial will be private. Billy requested donations in his memory to his “home away from home”, Ronald McDonald House, 211 East Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611. Wjsmithfh.com

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