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Willard C. Uhler

AGE: 87 • Newark

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Christiana Hospital.

Born in Regent, ND, Willard was the son of the late Charles and Anna (Dolezil) Uhler. He served his country proudly in the US Navy during the Korean War. Afterward, he worked as a self-employed house painter. He was a member of the VFW Post 7687. His wife of 61 years, predeceased him in April of this year.

Willard will be dearly missed by his daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia and Rod Mullins of Newark; his sister, Gladys Greff; and several nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the nurses, staff and physical therapists at Millcroft for their professional and compassionate care. They affectionately called him "Wild Bill".

Friends and family are invited to visitation on Thursday, December 15th after 5 PM at Mealey Funeral Home, 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington where funeral services will begin at 7 PM. Entombment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Avenue, Chesapeake City, MD 21915. Online condolences may be made at (302) 652-5913
Published in The News Journal from Dec. 11 to Dec. 14, 2016
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