Willard “Will” B. Evers, 62, of Maria Stein, died on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at his home. He was born on Aug. 22, 1950, in Celina, to the late Gregor and Stella (Pleiman) Evers.
He married Ellen Weitzel on Oct. 12, 1974, in Sharpsburg. She survives in Maria Stein.
He is also survived by his children, Julie and Adam Linson of Sidney, Lisa and Adam Topp of New Bremen, Sara and Aaron Schmitmeyer of Russia, Mark Evers of Maria Stein and Stacy Evers of Boston, Mass.; eight grandchildren; one brother and sister-in-law; two sisters; 12 sets of in-laws.
Willard served six years in the Air Force National Guard.
The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, in Minster. A Memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Rose Catholic Church. Memorials may be made to the State of the Heart Hospice.
Condolences may be made at Hogenkampfh.com.