Joseph M. Willett, 71, passed away at 11:07 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute.
He was born June 19, 1937 in Louisville, Ky., and was the son of Joseph M. and Bridget Lazarilla (Barneir) Willett.
He married his wife Mary L. Willett on April 30, 1955.
He worked as a car salesman and auto body repairman.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Julie and Myron Lamar of Jasonville; sons, Tommy Willett of Paoli and Jody Willett of Bedford; brother, Tom Willett of Tennessee; grandchildren, Jonathan C. Lamar, Michael Lamar, Tom Willett, and Sean Willett; and great grandchildren, Tommy Lee Willett and Ava Willett.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary; his parents; daughter, Jeanie Willett; three sons, Donny Willett, Bobby Willett, and James Willett.
Service will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville. Burial will be in Lebanon Cemetery in Midland.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Friday at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home, and from 9 a.m. until the time of service Saturday.