Claremore Daily Progress

November 25, 2012

Elmer Willis

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Claremore Progress

CLAREMORE — Elmer Willis age 69 passed away at his home in Claremore on November 21, 2012.

He was born on January 5, 1943 in Broken Arrow to Ernest and Edna Willis.  Elmer grew up in Locust Grove.  He was in the US Navy during the Vietnam War where he served 3 tours.  Survived by his wife Wanda of the home, his son Roy Moffeit Jr and Wife Mickey of Claremore and his daughter Rhonda Mayo and Husband Ray of Peggs;  Brother John Willis and Wife Donna of Claremore; Sister Phyllis McFarland and husband Dallas of Locust Grove; 7 grand children and one Great grand child; several nieces and nephews.  

Wanda will be accepting friends and family at the home (19688 E Sunny Lane, Claremore, OK) Wednesday the 27th from 2 to 5 p.m. to share in the celebration of Elmer's life.  
Family and friends agree that he will be deeply missed for he was the wind beneth our wings.