David L. Williams, age 78, of Granite City, IL, passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at his home. David was born on April 24, 1939 in Granite City, IL, a son of the late George and Essie Williams.
On April 5, 1972, David married Janet Krauskopf in Granite City, IL. David retired as a clerk from the United States Post Office in Granite City, IL, after many years of dedicated service. David enjoyed working with his hands, such as doing remodeling around his house and tinkering with just about anything. His greatest joy was spending time with his family and friends. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by six brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his devoted wife, Janet Williams of Granite City, IL; proud father to one son and two daughters; many dear grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two brothers; extended family and many friends.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL.
In celebration of his life, funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, with Father Jeff Holtman officiating. Interment will be in Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Edwardsville, IL.
Memorial donations may be given to American Cancer Society or to Holy Family Catholic Church. Donations will be accepted at the funeral chapel.
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