Support Fund for Jaiden

On the evening of October 3rd, 2018, the community of Tacoma, Washington suffered a great loss with the passing of Joel P. Willard.  Joe was struck and killed by another motorist while riding his motorcycle home from his mother’s house. He was 33 years old.

Joe leaves behind a devastated family, to include his eleven-year-old daughter, Jaiden, and her mother, Jessica. Joe was the epitome of a loving father. His unwavering support of his cherished daughter could only be described as inspirational. Jaiden is a beautiful example of Joe’s love for his family and friends.

Those fortunate enough to know Joe could attest to his good-natured sense of humor, infectious smile, and incredibly kind heart. News of his accident has rocked his entire family, and we appreciate all of the support that continues to come in from family and friends as we begin the healing process.

The purpose of this fund is to contribute towards Jaiden’s future and help establish a support fund for college expenses.   

Joe’s Celebration of Life Memorial will be held at the Mountaineer’s – Tacoma Branch (2302 North 30th Street, Tacoma, WA) on Saturday October 13th from 12 – 3:30 pm.  The event will be an Open House, so please come and stay for as long as you wish. 

For questions or other donation options, please email his brother Jake  through GoFundMe's site.
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Organizer

Jake Willard 
Organizer
Renton, WA
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