Thursday, June 15th, 2017
Willa B. Bigelow, age 71, passed away Tuesday, June 13 at her residence in Celina.
She was born September 23, 1945 in Lawrence County, Ohio, to Jerry Ryan and Shirlene (Gallion) Fetters. Her mother survives in Celina. Willa married Richard D. "Dick" Bigelow on March 15, 1990, and he preceded her in death on July 31, 2011.
She is survived by her children: Teri Mullins, Chuck Bailey, Kimberly Bailey and John (Rachel) Bigelow, all of Celina, six grandchildren: Randy Hines, Jennifer Fischer, Tony Hines, Jessica McNeil, Stephanie Heppeard and Joshua Heppeard, ten great grandchildren, and brothers & sisters: Sherri Woods of Las Vegas, Marcia Hodges of Celina, Rhonda (Charlie) Bennett of Dayton, and Felicia (Roger) Gonzales and Jeffrey Fetters of Celina.
She was preceded in death by her father, a brother, Tom Hodges, and a daughter-in-law, Donna Bailey.
Willa retired from Reynolds & Reynolds in Celina, then worked as a cashier at the Celina Walmart store. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and crocheting.
Funeral Services will be held at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home in Celina at 5:00 p.m. Friday, June 16, with calling hours on Friday from 2:00 p.m. until time of services. Pastor Randy Christian will officiate. Burial will be at a later date at Mercer Memory Gardens.
Memorial Contributions may be made to State of the Heart Care.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at dickandsonshellwarthfh.com.