WOOSTER Willard D. Bolick, 77, of Wooster passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Wooster Community Hospital.
He was born November 14, 1941 in Franklin, North Carolina, the son of Carl and Eva Rogers Bolick. He married Karen Rae Faught on May 8, 1960. She preceded him in death in 2012.
Willard was a foreman and shop supervisor at Stahl in Wooster. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening, fishing, history and reading.
He proudly served his country with the US Army from 1962-1972.
He is survived by his children, Michelle (John) King of Greensboro, NC and Curtis (Lisa) Bolick of Wooster; grandchildren, Noah Carl King and Dylan Michael Bolick; siblings, Odell (Helen) Bolick, Ellard Bolick, Bob (Otela) Bolick and Marvin (Phyllis) Bolick all of Franklin, NC and Anna Lee Massegee of New Mexico.
In addition to his wife, Karen, he was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Edna Bowers, Loyd Bolick, Willa Mae Bolick and Berdell Bolick.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster with Pastor Dan Wingate officiating. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Saturday from 2:30-4:00 p.m. Burial will be held at a later date at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Seville.
Those who wish may make memorial contributions to the American Legion Post 68, 1901 Sylvan Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
American Legion Post 68, 1901 Sylvan Rd., Wooster, OH 44691
Saturday, March 9, 2019 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home
Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 2:30-4:00 p.m.