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Thursday June 30th, 2022
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Taylor-Theller Funeral Home
Friday July 1st, 2022
3:00pm - 4:00pm

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Jack W. Willis

Jack W. Willis, age 81 of Circleville passed away at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, June 24, 2022, at Brown Memorial Home in Circleville. He was born March 16, 1941, in Lancaster, son of the late Walter and Mary (Dressing) Willis. Jack was a graduate of Amanda High School, class of 1960. He retired from DuPont in Circleville with 35 years of service and then worked for Circleville Ag for 10 years. He was a member of the Roundtown Cruisers, he loved playing golf, bowling, and rebuilding and restoring cars throughout his life. He especially enjoyed playing cards with his friends.

He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Linda (Darst); children, Mark Willis, of Circleville and Chris (Heidi) Grunden, of Ashville; grandchildren, Brandon (Rachel), Demi, Drew (Sherry), and Kendrick (Destiny); great grandchildren, Gracelyn, Braxden, and Nolan; sisters, Marilyn Guthrie, of Marysville, WA and Darletta (Richard) Sayre, of Carroll; several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Linda and Norma; brother, Jerry.

Funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Friday, July 1, 2022, at Taylor-Theller Funeral Home, 111 W. Main St., Amanda, with Pastor Nate Woodworth officiating. Interment will follow at Hitler-Ludwig Cemetery, Circleville. Family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer's or Parkinson's research.

Condolences may be made at www.taylortheller.com.

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TERRY ALLEN Jun 30 2022 1:46 PM

Having read of Jack's passing , I send my sincere condolences to the Willis family. May Jack rest in peace in God's Heaven.

Charles A. Clifton Jun 28 2022 9:47 PM

So sorry for the loss of your father Mark. Sending prayers for you and your family.

Toby Simkins Jun 28 2022 3:43 PM

Linda and Mark - I am so sorry to hear of Jack's passing. He was an amazing man. Always loved his smile. Sending you both hugs and prayers.

Tina Timms Jun 28 2022 12:12 PM

Uncle Jack I always really looked up to you. You were such a good honest man I love you and you will be missed so much my dad really loved you too we had a great time fishing together until we meat again Rest easy uncle we love you!!!

Christopher Guthrie Jun 28 2022 3:08 AM

Jack you were a very special man, I will miss you, and think of you often, may you rest in peace. Love you, Melissa

Melissa J Churchheus Jun 27 2022 9:47 PM

Uncle Jack was a very good man I have so many good time memories as a kid with him when I was younger I live in Washington state so I realie didn't get to see are spend time with my family back in Ohio but when I did it was always a blast , I always look forward in seeing him when he came up to visit he never had anything bad thing to say about anything are anyone I will miss him dearly.
RIP Uncle Jack Love you always.

Scott Guthrie Jun 27 2022 8:27 PM