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Willis H. Clemons

IRONWOOD, Mich. – Willis H. Clemons, 64, of Ironwood, passed away on Sept. 21, 2020, at Aspirus Ironwood Hospital in Ironwood, Michigan.

He was born Feb. 9, 1956, son of Harold and Sytha (Hunter) Clemons.

Willis worked as a pipefitter for a construction company.

He loved nature and enjoyed going to the lake and walking.

Willis married Penny Brownell on Feb. 14, 1997 in Nashville, Tennessee.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Clemons.

Willis is survived by his wife, Penny; stepson, Vince (Julie) Zaleski; stepdaughter, Tracy Zaleski; nine grandchildren; a great-grandchild; sister, Joyce (David) Smith; and nephew, Cody.

A private memorial service will be held.

The family has chosen Frick-Zielinski Funeral Home of Bessemer to honor Willis' legacy of life. You can leave a condolence or a tribute at