Born on December 25, 1929, Ordained on June 4, 1955 and born into eternal life on October 24, 2018. Son of the late Abraham Williams (1967) and Sarah Williams (1979). Brother of Louis Williams (2002) and wife Shirley (2012) and Bill Williams (1970) and wife Betty (1980). Uncle of Dean, Renee and husband Clare, Dennis (2010) and wife Cathy, Roger and wife Toni, Mark, Lou-Anne, Lynn and Marcel. Great uncle of Nathan and Andrea, Joshua and Shannon, Mary Elizabeth and Gary, Billy Jo, Michael, Jennifer, Kerstin and Jim, and Kim and Gord. Great great uncle of Kassie, Austin, Sasha, Tallas, Charlene, Bianca, Tristan and Logan, Lloyd, Emily and Benjamin, Viola, Ophelia and Aksel.
Fr. Williams served in St. Joseph’s Stratford, secretary to the Most Rev. John C. Cody, Bishop of London, Chaplain of the Precious Blood Sisters (London), St. Mary’s London, Chaplain at Victoria and St. Joseph Hospitals London, Diocesan Director of Vocations, Director of Kehoe Renewal Centre, Toronto, Director of the Christian Renewal Center, London, Pastor of St. Vincent de Paul, Windsor, Pastor of Most Precious Blood, Windsor, Pastor Emeritus St. Gregory the Great, (Good Shepherd Parish) Tecumseh. Member of K of C Council 9645.
Visitation will be held at Good Shepherd Parish (462 Advance Blvd. Tecumseh), on Friday, October 26, 2018 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. with parish prayers at 7:30 p.m.. Visitation will continue on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until time of Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Private interment will take place at a later date at Evergreen Cemetery in Leamington. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Good Shepherd Building Fund. Online condolences may be left at www.windsorchapel.com