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Well-known ETX doctor passes away; funeral arrangements made

TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

A well-known doctor who has delivered hundreds of babies in East Texas has passed away.

Dr. Willens was an active staff member at Trinity-Mother Frances Hospital and East Texas Medical Center.

He was currently serving as medical staff section chairman of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He was also on the consulting staff at University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler. According to his family, Dr. Willens passed in his sleep Monday morning. He was 61 years-old.

A memorial service will be held September 17th at 1:00 p.m. at the Stewart Family Funeral Home in Tyler.

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