OBITUARY: Willis Duane Zillig (Willie)

Willis Duane Zillig (Willie) 

June 21, 1932 ~ October 18, 2021

Willis Duane Zillig (Willie) was born in Ainsworth, Nebraska on June 21, 1932 to William (Bill) and Nellie Zillig. He was the oldest of 5 children. He was taken from us on October 18, 2021.  We were blessed to have him for 89 years. He was able to live on his own with assistance from friends and family when he could no longer drive. 

 He went to school in Nebraska and was very active in 4H and FFA and won numerous awards for his various projects. The family moved to Homedale, Idaho when he was in High School and he graduated from Homedale High School in 1951. He was drafted into the Army at 19 and served for 2 . . .