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Robert Harris and Lois Ann Willsey


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Robert Harris and Lois Ann Willsey Obituary
Robert Harris and Lois Ann Willsey

Robert Harris Willsey age 93, born January 7, 1925 and Lois Ann Willsey (née Woolley), age 84, born July 13, 1933 both died on March 3rd of natural causes at their home in Rancho Cucamonga. Both were born in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Robert served in Patton's 3rd Army in Northern France, Rhineland and Central Europe from 1943 to 1946 where he earned 3 bronze stars. Following the war, Robert attended the University of Cincinnati where he earned his Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering.
Lois also attended the University of Cincinnati where she was one of the editors of the University's magazine named PROFILE.
Robert and Lois both worked at Crosley AVCO (major appliance, TV and radio manufacturer) which is where they met. They married on July 17, 1954 in Cincinnati, and moved to Claremont, CA in 1959. Throughout their 63 years of marriage they were members of the United Methodist Church.
They are survived by 3 sons, Bob (Teri) of Upland, CA, Bill (Candy) of Highland, CA, and Steve (Candy) of Huntington Beach, CA; and 4 grandchildren, Lisa (Grant) of Ontario, CA, Tony of Lake Forest, CA, Jennifer and Garett of Highland, CA.
Services will be held on March 15 at 11:00 am at the Claremont United Methodist Church, 211 W. Foothill Blvd.
Published in Inland Valley Daily Bulletin on Mar. 11, 2018
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