Mr. Joseph P Willis

  • Born: November 11, 1931
  • Died: April 7, 2018
  • Location: Markleville, Indiana

Condo & St. Pierre Funeral Home & Crematory

130 South Main Street
P.O. Box 115
Wilkinson, IN 46186
Tel. (765) 781-2435

Tribute & Message From The Family

Joseph P "Joe" Willis, 86, of Markleville, passed away Saturday, April 7, 2018, at St. Vincent's Anderson Regional.

He was born November 11, 1931, in Henry County to the late, Lester & Gladys (Thompson) Willis.

Joe farmed most of his life and worked for Delco Remy for 31 years. After retirement he worked almost 20 years at Harvest Land. He was a 50 year member of the Shirley Masonic Lodge #531 F & AM and the New Castle Order of the Eastern Star.

Joe is survived by his daughters, Donna (husband, Mike) Smith, Vickie (husband, Ed) Manifold, and Janice (husband, Carl) Reynolds; grandchildren, Joel (wife, Amy) Smith, AJ (wife, Lauren) Smith, Nickie (husband, Marc) Reddick, Herb (wife, Tashina) Manifold, Heather (husband, Rodney) Williams, Sabrina (husband, Josh) Miller; great grandchildren, Caleb, Aubrey, Mason, Jaxson, Joey, Nicole, Addison, Sammy, & Callie; siblings, Ruth Loar, Roy (wife, Martha) Willis, Laura Willis, Jerry (wife, Mary) Willis, Denzil (wife, Marcia) Willis, David (wife, Pat) Willis, & Jerome (wife, Karen) Willis; and several nieces & nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Virginia "Ginny" (Martin) Willis; siblings, Robert Willis, Sam Willis, & Eleanor Rumler.

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 12, at Condo & St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, with Darrell Miller officiating. Burial will be at Curry's Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 11 at the funeral home with Masonic Services at 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Indiana Masonic Home Foundation, 525 N. Illinois Street, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 or to the St. Vincent Hospice.


Condolence & Memory Journal

To my cousins: I am so sorry that I found out about Joe passing to late to attend the services. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. I am so sorry for your loss. Love and prayers to all.
Kay Ann Kendall-Evitt-Witham

Posted by Kay Witham - Wilkinson, IN - Family   April 12, 2018


Mike and Donna and family, Sorry for the loss of your Dad. We are sending loving prayers for your family. May happy memories comfort you all.

Posted by Max and Jana - Fishers, IN - Family Friend   April 10, 2018

So sorry to hear of Joes passing. Our deepest condolences to his family

Posted by Jake & Teri Martin - New Castle, IN - Family Friend   April 09, 2018

I'll miss our talks at the police department Joe! RIP!

Posted by Tim Basey - Markleville, IN - Friend   April 09, 2018

Hi Ladies, We are so sad to hear about Joe.
our heart is breaking for all of you, your in our prayers.
Woody, Mendy, and Tiffany.

Posted by Mendy Foster - Adolphus, KY - Family Friend   April 09, 2018

Vickie, Janice, and Donna
I am sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your families.

Posted by Janis Mills Thomas - MUNCIE, IN   April 09, 2018

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