TUSCOLA – Frank C. Williams, 84, of Tuscola passed away at 6:50 p.m. Tuesday (Aug. 26, 2014) at the Arcola Health Care Center, Arcola.
Funeral services celebrating his life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at the Hillligoss Shrader Funeral Home, 705 S. Main St., Tuscola, with the Rev. Kenneth Roedder officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Tuscola Township Cemetery, Tuscola.
Frank was born on Jan. 11, 1930, in Seminole, Okla., the son of Leonard Cleveland and Claude Logue Williams. He married Rosemary "Rosie" Lewis on Sept. 18, 1954, in Sullivan. She preceded him in death on Oct. 19, 2002.
Survivors include his son, Earl Leon (Donna) Williams of Tuscola; daughter, Teri Sue (Rocky) McGarigle of Broadlands; three grandchildren, Chantel Corrie, Hillary Webb and Cliff Williams; and five great-grandchildren, Kerrigan, Makenna, Miranda, Axton and Harper.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and six sisters.
Frank was a union operating engineer from 1947 until his retirement. He was a lifetime member of the Operating Engineers Union 841 in Terra Haute, Ind. He was a member of the Tuscola United Church of Christ, Tuscola Masonic Lodge 332, AF&AM, Tuscola Elks Club and Tuscola Moose Lodge.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society - Douglas County Relay for Life.
Online condolences may be shared via hilligossshraderfh.com.