WILLIAMS, Raymond George, of St. Thomas, passed away at his late residence on Monday, September 3, 2012, in his 91st year.  Husband of Catherine (nee Sakaluk) Williams.  Father of Jim Williams (Jackie) of Guelph, Nelda Reinhart of Sarasota, Florida, Anne Williams of Jasper, AB, and Heather Williams of St. Thomas.  Grandfather of Andrew (Courtney), Grant and Keith Williams, and Graham Reinhart.  Great grandfather of Kohen Williams.  Brother of Robert Williams (Lillian) of Texas, Edith Auckland and Velma Stover, both of St. Thomas, the late Keith Williams (in infancy), and the late Donald Williams (Hazel of St. Thomas).  Brother-in-law of Eileen Kozak (John) of Rochester, New York.  Born in St. Thomas, Ontario, April 27, 1922, he was the son of the late Cyril and Mary “Minnie” (nee Baker) Williams. Ray was a member of Grace United Church, St. Thomas.  He was a retired General Insurance Agent whose heart, though, was really in farming.  Over the years he enjoyed curling, golf, carpentry and travelling with Catherine.  In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place and private interment will be made in St. Thomas Cemetery.  A public memorial service to celebrate Ray’s life will be held at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) on Saturday, October 13th at 2:00 p.m.   Relatives and friends will be received by the family one hour prior to the service.  Memorial donations to The Lung Association gratefully acknowledged.

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