Obituary of Reginald Franklin Willcocks Jr.
Windham- Reginald F. Willcocks, Jr., born on October 12, 1931 and a proud veteran, passed away Saturday, August 19, 2019. He leaves behind his adoring wife Lois, beloved son Reggie, three beautiful granddaughters, Lindsey, Carrie and Bridget and two sisters Anne Willcocks and Janice Stearn.
After retiring from the corporate world and moving to Windham, Reg became involved in many activities in Greene County. He was a Director of the Empire State Performing Arts Center, better known as the Egg, for 14 years, many years as the Greene County Council of Arts, 2 years as president of the Windham Chamber of Commerce, active member of the “2000 Committee” which consisted of planning long and short term goals for Greene County Legislature contributions.
Before retiring, Reg was on the Board and Executive Board of the United States Ski Team NYS Committee for 19 years, of interest he launched training program for Master Charge introduction, first charge card in the East.
He was a certified Professional Ski Instructor since April 1983 and a Supervisor of the Adult Ski Program for Windham Mountain.
Reg loved golf and was a starter for the Windham Country Club. Reg was an excellent artist in oil and water colors. He was an accomplished piano player.
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 from 4-7PM at Decker Funeral Home, 5312 Main Street, Windham, NY. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the funeral home.
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