Frances Willett-Jomant

  • Born: January 29, 1933
  • Died: October 14, 2020
  • Location: Rock Falls, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071

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Tribute & Message From The Family

ROCK FALLS – Frances Willett-Jomant, age 87, died at her home Wednesday, October 14, 2020.
Frances was born on January 29, 1933 in Roodhouse the daughter of Edward and Ruby (Sanders) Jones. She married Frank Willett on October 15, 1949. He died May 11, 1982. She later married William Jomant on August 31, 1998. Frances was employed at General Electric in Morrison for 28 years retiring in 1993. She also worked at the Rock Falls Wal-Mart for several years. Frances loved all of her grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, William of Rock Falls; 2 daughters, Kathy Burtlow of Buffalo, Mo., Lori Johnson of Rock Falls, 3 step-daughters, Evelyn (Scott) Leusche of Minn., Dawn (Chet) Dunas of Byron and Christy (Leon) Houle of Compton; 3 sons, Bruce (Kim) Willett of Rock Falls, Todd (Ruth) Willett of Rock Falls, Corey (Vicki) Willett of Prophetstown, 2 step-sons, Lee Jomant of Nashville, Tenn. and Mark (Annette) Jomant of Amboy; 2 brothers, Bob (Maggie) Jones of Rock Falls and George (Sharon) Jones of Colorado; 15 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; 2 sons, Joseph and Randy Willett; 1 sister, Beverly Robbins; 2 grandsons, Dakota and Jessie Willett.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements were completed by the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls.
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Condolence & Memory Journal

Aunt Frances. What a beautiful soul she was. Whenever I town, I.would stop and visit with her, never.ever had a bad visit with her,a joy and a.preveledge my aunt,. love you,

Posted by Richard Willett - Rock falls, IL - Family   October 16, 2020

Terry and I loved Aunt Frances. She was the sweetest person and always had a smile for us. Every time we visited back home and ran into her at Walmart we would catch up on family talk. Will miss her greatly. Prayers to all her family.

Posted by Terry & Theresa Willett - Bridgeport, TX - Family   October 16, 2020

Kim and Bruce, I am so sorry for the passing of Frances. I always enjoyed talking with her at Wal-Mart. Prayers for your family.

Posted by Joy Colberg - Rock Falls, IL - Friend   October 16, 2020

Condolences to all Family & Friends !!!!
As one of my Dad's cousins I most knew as Aunt Francis. Always had a bright smile and Loved life. Aunt Francis was always cheerful when I saw her. Later on I saw Aunt Francis mostly at Wal-Mart or Sterling Family Moose Center.
I'll always remember her smile !!!!

Posted by Bradley Popejoy - Sterling, IL - Family   October 16, 2020

RIP, Francis. You were loved by many and will always be in our thoughts. Love you and until we meet again

Posted by Tom THAYER - Rock Falls, IL - Family   October 15, 2020