Gary E. Williams, age 62, of Granite City, IL, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2019. Gary was born on May 20, 1956 in Marion, IL.
Gary was a United States Marine who proudly served his country. On June 5, 2010, Gary married Ramona Lynn Phillips in Grafton, IL. Gary retired from Olin Brass as a foreman after many years of dedicated service. He enjoyed traveling and spending time with his family and friends. Gary will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his father, Virgil E. Williams; and by a brother, Billy Williams.
Gary is survived by his devoted wife, Ramona Phillips; dear mother, Margaret (Pritchett) Williams; loving children, Trisha Williams and Gary Williams; brothers, Richard (Mary) Williams and Hank Williams Sr.; proud grandfather to Caleb, Josh and Jake (Judith); proud great-grandfather to Everleigh; extended family and many friends.
Memorial visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Monday, April 29, 2019 at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL.
In celebration of his life, a memorial service will follow at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, April 29, 2019, at the funeral chapel.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to A.D.A.O. (Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization). Donations will be accepted at the funeral chapel.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.irwinchapel.com.
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