Mark Willis

Obituary of Mark Willis

Mark Edwin Willis, age 53 of Blissfield passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at Flower Hospital in Sylvania, OH.  He was born on December 20, 1964 in Tecumseh, Michigan to Dale and LaDeana (Southwell) Willis. Mark married the former Ann M. Perez on July 18, 2014 in Toledo, Ohio.  She survives.


Mark was a 1984 graduate of Britton High School. He worked as a dump truck driver for TMG Trucking in Swanton, Ohio.  He was a member of the American Legion Post #97 and the Farmer’s Antique Tractor and Engine Association.  Mark enjoyed fishing, attending auctions and spending time with family and friends.


Surviving is his wife, Ann M. Willis of Blissfield; two children, Justin Willis and Morgan Willis, both of Delta, OH; two sisters, Kathaleen (Keith) Miller of Adrian, MI and Connie Gessner of Monroe, MI; three nieces, Kasey (Jason) Loar, Ashlee Brighton and Lindsay Hodge; three nephews, Keith Miller Jr., Kirt Miller and Andrew Hodge and seven great nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his father, Dale Willis and mother, LaDeana Sessoms, maternal and paternal grandparents and one nephew.


Visitation for Mark will be held on Monday, March 5, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.  Funeral services will take place on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor William VanValkenburg officiating.  Burial will follow in Ridgeway Cemetery.  Condolences may be given to the family at Memorial contributions may be given to Ann M. Willis, to be used accordingly.  Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.