Victor William "Vic" Bockstadter, 69, of Paris passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2013 in Fort Smith. He was born on December 29, 1943 in Vancouver, Wash. to his parents, Hubert and Margaret (McKinnon) Bockstadter.

He was the retired Director of Business Development for CONAC which develops concrete production solutions and was a United States Army ceteran. He loved being a Chaplain and served as the Community Chaplain as well as the Police and Fire Chaplain in Paris since 2004 and was a member of the International Conference of Police Chaplains.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Phyllis Yvonne Bockstadter; two sisters and one brother.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. He will join his wife in rest at Tulocay Cemetery in Napa, Calif.

He is survived by his son, Jeff Bockstadter of Ridgefield, Wash.