Age 87, passed away December 26, 2021. He was born November 29, 1934 in Vilas, South Dakota to Marvin and Charlotte Mohr.
Billy is survived by his wife of 36 years, Colleen; children, Kim (Jim) Lessard of Jeddo, MI, Jason (Ashley) Schram of Austin, TX, and Tim (Christen) Schram of Holt, MI; and grandchildren, Zachary and Sloan Schram, and Declan and Teagan Schram. He is also survived by his sister, Betty Brouillette of Beaverton, OR and “adopted” daughter and granddaughter, Brandy and Alex Widner.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Marvin and Charlotte Mohr; sister, Carmen Mohr; son, Keith Mohr; and grandson, James Lessard, Jr.
Billy served his country in the U.S. Army from 1958-1960. He also served as President of the Michigan State Employees Association in 1979. He retired in 1997 from the State of Michigan after 41 years of service, retiring as the Assistant Division Commander, Motor Carrier Division, Michigan State Police.
Billy was an avid hunter, bowler, and golfer.
Per his request, there will be no service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Billy’s name to McLaren Hospice and Homecare Foundation, 1515 Cal Drive, Davison, MI 48423; or Old Newsboys of Greater Lansing, PO Box, 14058, Lansing, MI 48901. Arrangements are by the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel.