William "Bill" Albert Ainsworth, age 47, of Kalamazoo, MI died peacefully on Thursday, February 1, 2018. Bill was preceded by his mother Marcile and grandmother Margaret. He is survived by his wife Kelley, son Hayden, daughter Pria, and sister Marian. A graduate of Kalamazoo Central High School, Bill went on to study at the Culinary Institute of America and worked for years in the restaurant industry as a chef. Bill was loved by friends, family, and co-workers whose lives were enriched by his wit and humor. A memorial service will be held for Bill on February 17 at 11:00 a.m. at the Oshtemo United Methodist Church, 6574 Stadium Drive. A visitation will take place at the church on February 16, from 6-8 p.m. The family requests that instead of flowers, friends make contributions to firstname.lastname@example.org at paypal.com in order to defer funeral expenses, establish a college fund for Bill's children, and support the Rose Arbor Hospice.