Willis Peterson Gore - d.25 March, 2015

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Willis Peterson Gore - d.25 March, 2015

Unread post by bimjim » Tue Apr 07, 2015

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WINAIR Bids Farwell to a Friend - Willis Peterson Gore
April 7, 2014
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Airport Road, Simpson Bay

On Wednesday April 1 Willis Peterson Gore, WINAIR mechanic and longtime employee was flown to his final resting place and country of birth Antigua for internment.

Willis passed away unexpectedly in SXM March 25, he was employed by WINAIR in our maintenance department where he performed his duties as a mechanic and also served as a mentor for several young SXMers employed at WINAIR.

His passing at the age of 51 was unexpected and hit our employees with grief and much sadness. A memorial service was held in SXM at the Anglican Church on backstreet and was well attended by his fellow co-workers, many colleagues and his many friends in SXM.

”Willis has taken his last flight on his way to his final resting place, on behalf of his many friends both in and outside of WINAIR. We thank you all sincerely for offering your support to Willis’ family and his WINAIR family in this difficult time. Also many thanks to our WINAIR team who assisted and coordinated his memorial and send off” said Michael Cleaver President and CEO of WINAIR.

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