The County Press

George Byron Willin



GEORGE BYRON WILLIN, 87, a lifetime resident of Attica, died October 31, 2022 at Devonshire Nursing Home in Lapeer.

George was born November 3, 1934 in Attica, Michigan to the late Reginald and Catherine Willin. He married Winnie Wood on August 1, 1970. George worked at National Twist Drill and Champion Homes before retiring. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, trapping, puttering around outdoors, but most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends.

George is survived by his children, Cindy (Jerry) Gwyn, Daniel (Lyn) Overland; grandchildren, Lindsey Sawyer, Lance Gwyn, Eric Overland, Bill Overland, Patrick Overland, Ali Scarr, Chris Revitzer, and 13 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, daughter, Ella Revitzer, granddaughter, Kellie Revitzer; siblings, William Willin, Bernie Willin, Gerald Willin, Ronnie Willin, Eileen Smith, Catherine Schwerin, Mildred Smith, Ila Anderson, and Joyce Kalbfleisch.

Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of George‘s Life will take place 12 p.m. on Saturday, November 12, 2022 at the Calvary Bible Church, 923 South Main Street, Lapeer. Arrangements entrusted to Jansen Family Funeral Home – Columbiaville. Memorial contributions in memory of George may be made to the Attica United Methodist Church – Food Bank. Share memories, condolences, and pictures with the family at