Fred A. Willett retired in 1986 from his position as president and credit manager of Willet Bros. Auto Parts.
He graduated from Lewiston High School in 1943.
He served in the U.S. Navy from 1943 to 1946 before attending the University of Idaho, where he graduated in 1952 with a degree in business.
has been involved with numerous community organizations, including the Nez Perce County Historica Society
and the Winter Spirit Task Force
He has been on the LIFE Board since 1987 and has served two terms as president.