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Lawrence "Larry" C. Willey, Sr.

June 22, 1948 June 15, 2020
Lawrence "Larry" C. Willey, Sr.
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Lawrence "Larry" Coleman Willey, Sr. of Dover passed away Monday, June 15, 2020 at home. He was 71.

Mr. Willey was born June 22, 1948 in Dover, Delaware to the late Jesse A. Willey, Sr. and Regina Morris Willey.

He earned his Civil Engineering Degree from DTCC. First employed with DelDot as a Bridge and Road Construction Inspector, he then moved on to Chesapeake Utilities as a pipeline inspector. He ended his career in January 2020 after 20 years with AECOM as a Bridge and Highway Inspector. He passed down the love of baseball to his sons which continues to his grandchildren. He enjoyed gardening, sports, NASCAR, loved fishing and was an avid Eagles and Phillies fan.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother, Jesse Willey, Jr.

He is survived by his wife Lynn Michele “Shelly” of Dover; his sons, Eli Christopher Willey of Lincoln and Lawrence Coleman Willey, Jr. of Georgetown; brothers, Fred Willey and his wife Robin and Gary E. Willey all of Dover; sister-in-law, Diane Willey of Dover, grandchildren, Mason, Christian, Cameron of Lincoln and Frances of Georgetown.

Graveside services will begin promptly at 3PM, Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Sharon Hills Memorial Park, 2928 Sharon Hill Road, Dover, DE.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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3:00 PM 6/23/2020 3:00:00 PM - 3:30 PM 6/23/2020 3:30:00 PM
Sharon Hills Memorial Park

2928 Sharon Hill Road
Dover, DE 19904

Sharon Hills Memorial Park
2928 Sharon Hill Road Dover 19904 DE
United States

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St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital

501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 33607

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