Thursday, July 16, 2015

James S. Willey (July 9, 2015)

James S. Willey, age 60, of Greenville, passed away Thursday, July 9, 2015, at the VA Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio.

Jim was born on Sept. 22, 1954, to the (late) Bette (Bingham) Willey and was a U.S. Marine Corp veteran.

Preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Michael and Jack Willey.

Jim is survived by his sister, Terri (Hunt) Ashby; his two sons, Michael Lantz (son with the late Cristi Lantz) and Mathew Willey (son with Kim Willey); two granddaughters, Kallie and Macia; and other relatives and friends.

Jim will be buried in the National VA Cemetery in Dayton, Ohio, with a private memorial service. Condolences may be left for the family at or emailing his sister at