Obituary: Martha Neal 'Boots' Willett, 92, of Hannibal

Posted: Nov. 18, 2019 3:25 pm

Martha Neal “Boots” Willett, 92, of Hannibal, passed away at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill.

A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Hannibal. Father Mike Quinn will officiate.  Burial will be at the Grand View Burial Park.

A visitation celebrating Martha’s life will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, with a Rosary service at 4:30 p.m. at the Smith Funeral Home and Chapel in Hannibal.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Family Catholic Church Choir or Douglas Community Services RSVP Program, in care of the Smith Funeral Home and Chapel.

Online condolences may be made to the family and video tribute viewed on Boots' memorial page at


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