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Wylie-Baxley Funeral Home

1360 N Courtenay Pkwy, Merritt Island, FL

OBITUARY

Janet Lee Willis

Passed away on May 16, 2020

Janet "Jan" Lee Willis was born on July 9, 1936 in Logan Indiana to Dolores and Roy Beck, who were farmers. She is predeceased by her first husband, Charles Edward "Ed" Loring, whom she married in 1954; both she and Ed moved to Brevard County in 1966, where he was an engineer at NASA- both of them became involved in Real Estate after the Apollo Space Program ended in the early 1970's- both eventually becoming successful real estate brokers and operating their own business.

After Ed's untimely death in 1979, Jan remarried Charles E. Willis, a local Harris Engineer, and moved to West Melbourne, Florida in 1983. Jan was an avid roller-skater early in life. Later, she discovered a love for painting, golf, music, and travelling.

She is survived by her 3 children, Edwina Kay, Terrence Wayne, & Robert Joseph Loring; along with 7 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild- with a 2nd great grandchild on the way.

In lieu of flowers, the family would request you consider a monetary donation to the American Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Funeral arrangements and celebration of life ceremony will be held privately by immediate family.

Services

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Verna F. King

May 19, 2020

I AM HER ONLY SURVIVING SIBLING. I HAVE A LOT OF CHILDHOOD MEMORIES. WE MADE A STORE OF MUD PIES, COOKIES AND CANDY. WE USED SMALL PEBBLES FOR NUTS. I EVEN PUT AN EGG IN IT FROM THE HEN HOUSE ONEDAY.
VERNA KING

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