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Willis B. Noftsger

March 21, 1941 ~ April 9, 2019 (age 78)

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Willis B. Noftsger, 78 of Alpha, IL died Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Seminary Manor in Galesburg. Services are 11:00 a.m. Friday April 12, 2019 at Peterson Wallin Knox Funeral Home in Alpha. Burial is in Rosedale Cemetery, Cambridge, Illinois where graveside military services will be conducted. Visitation is one hour prior to services Friday where memorials may be left to Tri-County Ambulance Service or the Oxford American Legion Post #1197. Online condolences may be left at

He was born March 21, 1941 in Leon, Iowa to Bruce and Jennie Struble Noftsger. Willis married Wanda E. Roule April 9, 1966 in Leon, Iowa. She died April 26, 2017.

Willis was a U.S. Army veteran.

He was employed at the Michigan/Wisconsin Pipeline and retired from ANR Pipeline Company. Willis later worked part-time at CPS in Viola.

He was a former commander of the Oxford American Legion Post # 1197.

Survivors include one daughter: Wendy Capps of Des Moines, Iowa; one sister: Sharon (Billy) Jones of Lamoni, Iowa; one brother-in-law and sister-in-law: David and Bonnie Roule of Uniontown, Ohio; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; two sons: Billy and Wayne.

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 Service Program


Military Graveside
April 12, 2019

Time: TBD to TBD
Rosedale Cemetery

Cambridge, IL

April 12, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Peterson Wallin Knox Funeral Home Alpha
111 S. 1st Street
Alpha, IL 61413

April 12, 2019

11:00 AM to TBD
Peterson Wallin Knox Funeral Home Alpha
111 S. 1st Street
Alpha, IL 61413


Tri-County Ambulance
210 W. Sauk Avenue, Rio IL 61472
Tel: 1-309-972-5901

Oxford American Legion Post 1197
213 W. A. Street, Alpha IL 61413-9781

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