Willard Wayne Uutala, 82

Willard Wayne UutalaIt is with great sadness that the family of Willard Wayne Uutala announces his passing on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2018.

Willard, age 82, was the beloved husband of Maribeth, nee Wander, for 54 years; loving father of Tracy (Brad) Armstrong, Michael (Michelle) Uutala, Mari (Randy Rudolph) Uutala; cherished grandfather of Lauren and Caleb; dear brother of Laverne Brewer, the late Charlotte Newman, Lorraine Price, and Richard Uutala, and brother-in-law of Paula (Demetrio) Saitis, Nancy Stolfa, and George Newman; further survived by loving nieces, nephews and other family members, and many dear friends.

Our gratitude to family and friends for their loving support and special thanks to all the staff at Lawlis Family Hospice for their exceptional care. A celebration of Willís life will be held at a later date. Donations may be made to Horizon Home Care and Hospice or a charity of choice in memory of Will.