A former Easton resident passed away last weekend. Jeffrey Willis, who lived in town for eight years before settling in Bridgewater passed away on Sunday. Below is his full obituary from Legacy.com:
Jeffrey M. Willis, 53, of Bridgewater, formerly of Easton, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at home. Born in Brockton, Jan. 17, 1960, a son of Beverly M. (Goodwin) Willis of Easton and the late Harold H. Willis Jr., he was raised in West Bridgewater, graduated from West Bridgewater High School and continued his education, graduating from Unity College in Maine. Jeffrey lived in Long Island, N.Y., for 20 years and was employed as a journeyman electrician. He later moved back to Easton where he resided for eight years, later settling in Bridgewater. He enjoyed both fishing and hunting. In addition to his mother Beverly, he is survived by a sister, Sandra E. Bourne of Easton; a brother, Bradford A. Willis of Foxboro; and several nieces and nephews. He was also the brother of the late Steven Willis. Private funeral services were held. Donations in Jeffreys memory may be sent to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168. Arrangements are by Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 605 Washington St. (Rte. 138), Easton. For condolences, visit www.kanefuneralhome.com.