Childhood Memories Drove William “Bill” Zeller To Death

January 7th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD  

By Madhuri Dey
billzeller-smallJan 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It were the terrible memories of childhood that drove William “Bill” Zeller to death. Friends and colleagues were shattered after doctors broke down the news of his death on Wednesday. Bill Zeller lost his life battling coma in the hospital where he was admitted after he tried to attempt suicide on Sunday. Lack of oxygen damaged his brain. The news of his suicide attempt itself was a big shock for all those who knew the 27 year old.

His colleagues and friends told that for them Bill Zeller was someone who was a bright young man with a pension for technology. He was currently pursuing computer science and was in the fifth year of his graduation. According to reports, Bill Zeller was earlier found by the Public Safety officers on Sunday around 6 in the morning in his home near the University campus after he wanted to put an end to his life. A suicide note was recovered which disclosed that as a child he had to endure sexual and psychological harassment. This was the prime reason behind his decision to end his life. In the letter, the young computer wizard had clearly mentioned that in no way would he able to make people understand the pain and agony that has been traumatizing him since his early days.

The confessions in the letter came up as a shock for all those who knew the brilliant programmer for none claimed to be aware of anything similar to this. Even his closest pals said that Bill Zeller never shared anything of this kind with them. His seniors were disappointed to hear of his death and regretted that had the bright student lived he would have undoubtedly made it big one day.

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