William J. Powers, 70, of Syracuse passed away on Friday April 30th. He worked at Crouse Hinds for 47 years. Bill was predeceased by his parents and his sister Margaret Volts. He is survived by his son, Nicholas Powers; his only grandchild, Alyecia Powers; his sister, Patricia Benedict; several nieces and nephews; and countless friends from work. Calling hours will be held on Saturday, May 8th at Ballweg & Lunsford Funeral Home, 4612 S. Salina St., Syracuse, from 10 AM to 1 PM.