Willis “Bill” Hinkley

KINGSFORD — Willis J. “Bill” Hinkley, 72, of Kingsford, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2020, at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay, Wis. 

Willis was born  Oct. 25, 1947 in Cheboygan, Mich., son of the late Willis and Jacqueline (Gouin) Hinkley.

He married Patricia Givogre on Feb. 2, 1968 in Iron Mountain.

He was a self-employed carpenter for many years.

Willis was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He was a wonderful husband, father, and “papa” who loved nothing more than time spent with his family. 

Willis is survived by his wife of 52 years, Patty; a daughter, Stacey (Frank) Siewiorek of Crystal Falls; three grandchildren, Zackary, Sofie and Casey Siewiorek; sister, Joy (Stan) Roberts; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Jeffie Beebe and Jill Hinkley.

At Willis’ request there will be no services held. 

Condolences to the family of Willis Hinkley may be expressed online at www.ernashfuneralhomes.com

The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home with the arrangements.