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In Memory of

Fred WILLS

November 23, 1925 - November 25, 2016

Obituary


Fred Wills beloved husband, father and grandfather passed way peacefully Nov 25th, 2016 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He was born in Rush Colorado November 23, 1925 and moved to Colorado Springs in 1947.

Fred lived a full life of doing what he loved with the ones he loved, 41 years as a master Potter for Van Briggle Pottery and many more years with his family, teaching grandkids to fish, sons to hunt and all were introduced to throwing clay on the potters wheel and bowling. Many neighborhood youths considered the Wills home as thier...

Fred Wills beloved husband, father and grandfather passed way peacefully Nov 25th, 2016 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He was born in Rush Colorado November 23, 1925 and moved to Colorado Springs in 1947.

Fred lived a full life of doing what he loved with the ones he loved, 41 years as a master Potter for Van Briggle Pottery and many more years with his family, teaching grandkids to fish, sons to hunt and all were introduced to throwing clay on the potters wheel and bowling. Many neighborhood youths considered the Wills home as thier own and were always welcome. Stories, jokes, songs and poems followed Fred where ever he went.



He married Betty L his bride for life on December 23rd 1947, he is survived by his wife and children daughter Joyce Wojtacha and husband Del from Wasilla Alaska ; daughter Helen Johnson from Colorado Springs; son Fred Wills and wife Kathy from Colorado Springs ; son Don Wills and wife Carrie from Beaverton Michigan along with 11 Grand children and 20 Great grand children

He is preceded in death by his parents and five siblings , daughter Janet Williams, two grandson Allen Johnson and Pete Williams and Great Great grand daughter Aubree Wojtacha.

In lieu of flowers please donate to your favorite charity.