Robert L. Wills

Robert L. Wills, age 91, of Tecumseh, passed aaway November 12, 2012.He was born November 8, 1921 in Cleveland, Ohio. On January 31, 1946 he married Ethel Mae Grady in Willoughby, Ohio. She preceded him in death on September 26, 2002.Robert was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during World War II in Northern Europe.Robert is survived by two sons, Jay Harrison (Susan) Wills of Coronado, Calif., and Paul Robert (Patricia A.) Wills of Tecumseh; three grandchildren, Jennifer (Andrew) Mueller of San Antonio, TX, Stephen Paul (Elizabeth) Wills of Newington, Conn., (currently in Afghanistan serving in the U.S. Army) and Susan Elizabeth (Jeremy) Burchart of Caledonia, Mich; six great grandchildren and two sisters, Ruth Schultz of Euclid, Ohio, and Lois Bachnicki of Mentor, Ohio.In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his sister, Carolyn Langel.Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Tecumseh with Rev. Philip Krieger officiating Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery, Clinton, Mich., with military honors performed by U.S. Army Military Funeral Honors Team.Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Tecumseh.Condolences may be made to the family online at

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