Jon A. Williams, age 75, of Cridersville died 11:55 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 3 at Wapakoneta Manor Nursing Home. He was born Sept. 17, 1938 in Lima to Frank and Luella Faler Williams. He married Juanita Naomi Burden Dec. 15, 1962 and she preceded him in death Dec. 19, 2004.
Mr. Williams had been a precision heavy equipment crane operator for Baldwin Lima Hamilton later Clark Equipment, General Dynamics and the Toledo Heavy Equipment Operators Union. He had served in the U.S. Air Force.
Survivors include 2 daughters: Dawn R. (Ron) Law of Ramseur, N.C. and Robin S. (Jon Derryberry) LaFountain of Wapakoneta, 4 grandchildren: Suzanne Derryberry, Cody Law, Garrett Law and Savannah Law.
The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m., Wednesday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday at the funeral home with Pastor David Burden officiating and burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to Wapakoneta Manor Activities Fund or to St. Rita’s Hospice.
Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm