Cleo Williams Obituary

Cleo  Williams
Cleo Williams

September 28, 1918 - November 15, 2011
Born in Canfield
Resided in Canfield, OH

Obituary

Funeral services will be 3:00 p.m. Sunday, November 20, 2011 at Canfield Presbyterian Church, 140 W. Main St., Canfield for Cleo Williams, 93, lifelong resident of Canfield who died Tuesday morning at Park Vista Retirement Community. Cleo was born September 28, 1918 in Canfield, a daughter of the late Bryan and Vern Rupert Bowman. She graduated from Canfield High School in 1936 and had attended Youngstown Business College.
Cleo was the oldest continuous member of Canfield Presbyterian Church, where she had served as an elder and had volunteered for the former Exchange Store of the church for 30 years. Cleo also served as treasurer for the Exchange Store, was an active member of the Canfield Republican’s Club and a member of the Canfield Garden Club. It was through the Garden Club that she helped plant the flowers every year on the Green for many years. Cleo was also a member of the Canfield Historical Society and served as a wealth of information for the Canfield Schools Bicentennial Committee as well as Canfield Presbyterian Church and the city of Canfield.

Cleo was a loving wife to her husband, Myron Williams, whom she married December 28, 1940 and preceded her in death on August 13, 1998; and a loving mother to her three sons, Donald (Joan) Williams of Olmsted Falls, Kenneth Williams of Canfield, Richard (Mary) Williams of Medina; a loving grandmother to her 7 grandchildren, Laura (Lawrence), Cynthia (Daniel), Brian (Katie), Nathan, Adam (Beth), Matthew and David and 6 great grandchildren.


Friends may call on Sunday from 1:00 until 3:00 p.m. at Canfield Presbyterian Church. Burial will follow the 3:00 p.m. service at Dean Hill Cemetery. The family requests material tributes take the form of contributions to the Memorial Fund of Canfield Presbyterian Church. Arrangements are being handled by Lane Funeral Home, Canfield Chapel.

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Services

Visitation
Canfield Presbyterian Church
140 W. Main St.
Canfield, OH US 44406
Sunday, November 20, 2011
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Service
Canfield Presbyterian Church
140 W. Main St.
Canfield, OH US 44406
Sunday, November 20, 2011
3:00 PM
Cemetery
Dean Hill Cemetery
7400 N. Palmyra Rd.
Canfield, OH US 44406
Sunday, November 20, 2011

Charities

Canfield Presbyterian Church