Billy W. Wells

Billy W. Wells

OAK HARBOR: Billy W. Wells, 57, of Oak Harbor, OH, passed away Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at Bay Park Community Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Bill was born on October 20, 1955 in Port Clinton, OH, the son of Robert Ralph and Hazel (Horner) Wells. On August 29, 2009 in Oak Harbor, OH, he married his wife, Michelle and she survives.

He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Port Clinton. Bill was a member of the Ottawa County Billard's club and the Sandusky County Billard's club. Bill was a soft hearted and compassionate person. He was a very outgoing social person who loved to make people laugh. Bill loved sports, was a Detroit Tigers fan and loved to play poker. He especially loved his grandkids. Bill will be greatly missed by his loving family and friends.

Survivors include: Wife, Michelle Wells; daughters, Jessica Wells and Nicole Wells; step-daughters, Kristy (Andrews) Petrine, Lauren (Justin) Smith, Rebekah Thorbahn and Korrin Thorbahn; grandchildren, Ellijah Dominguez, Morgan Dominguez, Kyla Wells and Makenna Wells; Brothers: Bob (Dawne) Wells, Ed (Shirley) Wells and Anthony (Andrea) Wells; sister, Deb (Dean) Croney; six nieces, four nephews; and 12 great- nieces and nephews. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, nieces, Amber and an infant niece.

Visitation will be 2-8PM, Friday, December 21, 2012 in the Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory, Port Clinton, OH. Funeral service will be held at 11:00AM, Saturday, December 22 in the funeral home. Interment will be in Union Cemetery, Oak Harbor, OH.

Memorial donations in memory of Billy may be given to the Family or Lymphoma Society. Online condolences may be shared with the family at

Funeral Home

Gerner-Wolf-Walker Funeral Home & Crematory
216 Washington Street Port Clinton, OH 43452
(419) 732-3121

Published in the News Herald on Dec. 21, 2012