Caitlyn Elyse Willey, age 26, of Glen Ellyn, Illinois died unexpectedly on May 31, 2019.
The beloved daughter of Brenda and Tim Willey, Caitlyn was was born on September 7, 1992. She was bright and beautiful, a gifted student, and a talented softball player. Caitlyn loved the written word and was an avid reader and creative writer.
Caitlyn championed those who were meek and had no voice, a fierce friend and advocate of sheltered animals. She especially loved her dogs Luna and Remy.
Caitlyn leaves behind her parents, her loving sister, Rachel Willey, her dear grandparents, Raymond (late) and Nancy Hogle, and Arthur (late) and Shirley Willey, John and Joye (late) Chenelle, her fond aunts and uncles, Laura and Delmare Allen, Paula and Dominic Esposito, Phyllis and Rick Taylor, Randy and Marla Willey, Vicki Willey, Mary Kay Belcolore, Karen and George Foy, Mark and Rose Belcolore and and many cousins.
Visitation for Caitlyn will be held Monday, June 3, 2019 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm at Leonard Memorial Funeral Home, 565 Duane St. in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. (www.leonardmemorialhome.com)
Funeral services will commence on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 10:00am at Leonard Memorial Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made the A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter in Naperville, Illinois via their website at: adopt pet shelter.org.