Gar was born in New Kensington, Pa., on April 8, 1927 to James L. and Anna Willetts. He served his country faithfully in the United States Air Force. He was a real estate salesman for 20 years with St. John's realty and later obtained his own real estate broker's license. He was a well-known local musician and enjoyed entertaining people. Gar was also in the Scottish Rite, the Masons, and the Shrines.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Nora Belle Willetts, Lake Mary; son, Mark Willetts, Edgewater; and a daughter, Lisa (Joseph) Ferrant, Orlando; and two grandchildren.
Gramkow Funeral Home, Sanford, is in charge of all arrangements.