Francis Richard Wille, 86


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Mr. Francis Richard Wille, 86, of Barnegat, N.J. died peacefully on March 30, 2020 at Southern Ocean Medical Center.

Services and burial were private. Condolences may be left at

Born and raised in Bloomfield, Mr. Wille lived in Verona for 40 years before moving to Barnegat in 2003. He attended Bloomfield High School and proudly served in the U.S. Army. After serving his country, he worked as a welder for Worthington Pump in Harrison.

He was predeceased by his parents, Christian and Ruth (nee Smith) Wille, five of his siblings and his daughter, Christina M. Wille (2017).

Mr. Wille is survived by his beloved wife, Sorina Margaret (nee Gronquist) Wille and loving daughter, Linette Ascough. He is also survived by his brother, Harold Wille (Veronica) and several nieces and nephews.

He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Alzheimer’s New Jersey, 425 Eagle Rock Ave. Suite 203, Roseland, NJ 07068 would be greatly appreciated.

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