William L. Pereda, Jr., 75, of Baldwin, New York passed away peacefully at home on February 15, 2018. Beloved husband of Janet (nee Negri). Loving father of Michael Pereda and Merie Pette (Ronnie). Adored grandfather of Sydney and Savanah. Cherished uncle of Aimee Kuc. Dear brother of the late James Pereda. Proud Vietnam Veteran of the Marine Corp. Retired Police Officer of the NYPD. Reposing at the Fullerton Funeral Home, Inc., 769 Merrick Road, Baldwin, New York on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Saturday, February 17, 2018, 9:45 a.m. at St. Christopher's Church in Baldwin, New York. Private Cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Wounded Warrior Project, would be appreciated.