Natalie Cavallo Wills

September 30, 1933 ~ June 5, 2019 (age 85)


Natalie Wills(1933 - 2019)

Natalie Wills, of 2674 Sheridan Road in Evanston, Illinois, died June 5, 2019 of a heart attack. She was born September 3, 1933, in Wallingford, Connecticut, the daughter of John and Lydia Cavallo, the sister of Louis and Celine Cavallo. She is survived by her husband, Garry Wills, professor of history emeritus at Northwestern University, and her children John, Garry, and Lydia Wills. She had four grandchildren, Siena, Elena, Garry, and Lillian Wills. An avid gardener, cook, and photographer, she traveled to many parts of the world, collaborating with her husband in his writing projects. A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. at Sheil Center at Northwestern University, 2110 Sheridan Road, Evanston. Interment All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, (Grave 10, Lot 6, Block R, Section 45). Arrangements entrusted to Evanston Funeral & Cremation, Roland F. Weis director. Info 847 866-8843, condolence and guestbook at

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Funeral Mass
June 8, 2019

11:30 AM
Sheil Catholic Center
2110 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60201

Interment following funeral service
June 8, 2019

All Saints Cemetery
700 North River Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016

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