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Earl Eugene Willett

December 31, 1933 — September 27, 2023

Paw Paw

Earl Eugene Willett, 89, of Paw Paw, passed away Wednesday, September 27, 2023, at his home.

He was born December 31, 1933, in Petoskey, Michigan, the son of the late Lewis and Marjorie (Boadway) Willett.

Earl was drafted into the Navy and proudly served his country. He enjoyed spending his time fishing in the warm months and ice fishing in the cold months. Earl also loved to go around to garage sales and flea markets to seek out treasures.

Surviving is his wife, Judy (Brown) Willett, his sister, Elna Dykman, two sisters in law, Nancy (Armin) Gaul and Sherry (Larry) Laxton.

Earl was preceded in death by his brother, Duane Willett and sister, Eileen Goldberg.

Family and friends are invited to visit on Thursday, October 5, 2023, from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Adams Funeral Home, 502 West Michigan Ave., Paw Paw. A celebration of life will commence at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Mark Roberts officiating. Interment will follow at Almena Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project or Saint Jude Children's Hospital.

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