Mark Edward Willis Carsonville Mark E. Willis, age 74, died suddenly on Wednesday November 14, 2012. He was born to the late Wallace and Ila Willis in Ferndale, MI on February 16, 1938. In 1956, he was married to LeNola Jean (Benson) Willis in Richmond, IN. He was self-employed much of his life, as well as, a Washington Twp. Trustee, the Washington Twp. Cemetery sexton, and honorary member of the Applegate Lions Club. He is survived by his wife and four children, Mark B. (Betty) of Santee, CA, Michael J. (Tina) of Carsonville, MI, Marie Willis-McAfee (Rob) of Applegate, MI, Nathan E. of Carsonville, MI. Grandchildren; Mark Joseph Willis (Julianne), Dawn Marie Bodell (Dan), Jonathan Crosby, Jennifer Saunders (Dan), Catherine Willis, Simon Willis, Stacey Pattee, Andrew Pattee, and Cameron McAfee. Great-grandchildren; Cameron and Colton Saunders, and Calli Willis. Brother of Jerry Hall (Dave), Jean Klingeler, Karen Spiegel (Bill), Sharon Willis, sister-in-law Annetta G. Kotzke, along with many nieces, nephews and extended family. Preceded in death by brothers Carl and Wally Willis. A celebration of his life will be held at Applegate Fire Hall on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 from 1-4:30p.m. Memorial service at 4:30p.m. with dinner following. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Carsonville or Applegate Lions Club. www.pomeroyfuneralhomes.com
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Published in The Times Herald on Nov. 18, 2012