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Willard B. Widerberg

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“Willy was a good friend back in our school days (1956-1960). Time and distance came between us but I never forgot him. A very solid and good man. ...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: John Moore - Ruidoso, NM

“What a happy, charming, funny, charismatic man Willard was. I had the honor of knowing him on and off for the past 30 years as a fellow horseplayer...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Alan Henry - Deerfield, IL

“Rest in peace. Many fond memories and good times through the years. No more pain and suffering. Forever young. Your sense of humor was astounding! ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Kimberly Gutfeld - Washington, NC

“Sorry to hear. Willard was one of the members of the 14th Street mob. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“My husband Paul & I were so saddened to hear about Will's passing. Paul was fortunate to find out about Will being in Rosewood...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Mary & Paul Holden - IL

“So sorry to hear about Willard. He was a great man. Deepest sympathy to all. <br />Thomas D Chase's secretary. ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Cheryl Lee - St charles, IL

“Willard and his wife, Donna, we used to have a lot of fun when we were younger with other mostly attorney friends. As stated in hi Memorial, he was...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Colette Anderson - Elgin, IL

Willard was born on October 23, 1942 and passed away on Wednesday, June 7, 2017.

Willard was a resident of Illinois.

Willard graduated from DeKalb High School class of 1960. He attended Augustana College and later graduated from Northern Illinois University in 1966 with a B.A. in Economics. He earned his Juris Doctorate from John Marshall Law School in Chicago.

Visitation will be 1:00pm til time of service at 4:00p.m. Saturday June 24 2017 at Symonds-Madison Funeral Home 305 Park St Elgin IL 60120 Rev. Joshua Free officiating. Interment will be private.