Donald Joe Wills, age 77, of Saint Charles, Missouri passed away on Sunday, July 2, 2017 in Creve Coure, Missouri. He was born in Danville, Illinois on June 1, 1940 to Elmer and Margaret Wills (nee Walge).
Donald was a Quality Control Trainer at Nascote Industries for 13 years before his retirement. He was married to Yvonne Wills on November 26, 1986 in Jackson TN. One of Don's passions was running. He was a former member of the Roadrunner Club of St. Louis, and had successfully completed the Andrew Jackson, St. Louis and Boston Marathons. He also enjoyed working in his yard and his home maintenance projects.
Don is survived by his Wife, Yvonne M. Wills of Saint Charles, MO, Daughter, Sandi (Phil) Bryant of Jackson, TN, Sister, Sally (Louie) Hamlin of Parrish, FL; two grandchildren, Trent Bryant and Stephanie (J.P.) Powell and their children Brody and Kaylee; his step-children Ben Nagel and Jessica Hosey and her children Kathryn and Jack Hosey; plus a host of other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a Son, Steve Wills; five brothers: Jim, Danny, Bill, John and Terry Wills, and a sister Ellen Janicovich.
Services are scheduled for Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 1:00 pm at Sunset Memorial Park and Funeral Home, 3901 N. Vermillion St., Danville, IL.
Local services entrusted to Newcomer Funeral Home, 837 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, St. Peters, MO 63376.
Memorial contributions in Don's name may be made to Evelyn's Hospice House.
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