Amanda J. Willard, born Jan 30, 1988, of Groton, passed away February 18, 2013. Daughter to Linda and Joseph Willard, sister to Lindsay Willard-Benson, and Coleen Williams, and aunt to Skylar Benson, who Amanda adored and was her world. Amanda loved horses and showing them. She had a great love of music and art. Amanda thrived on making you laugh with her humor. She sure knew how to brighten a room with her infectious giggle and beautiful eyes. Her heart was bigger than she was. Her love to her family and friends went deeper than anyone will know. Thank you all for your thoughts and prayers.
Calling hours will be held Tuesday, February 26 from 4-6 PM at Badger Funeral Home, 45 School Street, Groton. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to one of these organizations in the name of Amanda Willard: Red Hot Rescue (www.redhotrescue.com) a pitbull rescue, and LUK Crisis Center (www.LUK.org) 525 West Minister St. Fitchburg, MA 01420. Thank you so much, The Willard and Benson Family.