Tonawanda News


October 4, 2013

Jean M. (O'Connell) Willis


Together in love, together in life, peacefully joined the love of her life the late George J. Willis on October 2, 2013. Devoted mother of Linda J. (late Robert) Szmanda, George T. (Gail) and Gary J. (Kim Paglicci) Willis; loving grandmother of Michael (Rene), Lance (Cindy) Turton, Jennifer (Ed) Mongold, Brett (Tara Gerber) Szary, Laura (William) Holtz, Thomas Szary and Gary (Shannon) Willis; cherished great-grandmother of Nicholas, Alexa, Kristina, Kacie, Mia, Lance, Dylan, Alyssa and Amelie; mother-in-law of Nancy Willis; sister-in-law of Dolores Willis; dearest friend of Alice Kurtzhalts-Wozniak. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
The family will be present on Sunday from 4-8 PM at the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2600 Sheridan Drive (Corner of Parker Blvd.) where funeral services will be held on Monday at 9:15 AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial celebrated from St. Francis of Assisi Church, 150 Broad Street, Tonawanda at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Jean's name to the Niagara Lutheran Home, 64 Hager St., Buffalo, NY 14208. Thank you God for the special gift of our mother.
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