William P. Bessolo


Bill Bessolo BA ’85, January 15, 2023, age 61. After graduating from Lewis & Clark, Bessolo returned to Los Angeles, where he worked in real estate. In addition to being a lover of fine food and wine, he was a big hockey fan. He retired in Gig Harbor, Washington. Survivors include his wife, Debi; children, Lauren and Nicole; and many other family members and friends.


Bill Bessolo BA ’85 continues to live in his native Los Angeles, where he has spent his entire career in real estate management. He currently works for The Wonderful Company, which produces Wonderful Pistachios & Almonds, POM Wonderful juices, Fiji Water, Justin Wine, Halos, and many other healthy brands. Bessolo manages the company headquarters property, along with numerous other properties in Southern California and on the East Coast. An avid hockey fan, he has had season tickets to the LA Kings for more than 30 years. Bessolo enjoys staying in contact with friends and fraternity brothers from Lewis & Clark.