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Velma Jean Williams

Tuesday, June 29, 2004

April 24, 1912-June 25, 2004

OGDEN, Utah -- Velma Jean Williams, 92, passed away Friday, June 25 at the Crestwood Care Center.

She was born April 24, 1912, in McCook, to Edward Blaine and Ella Rankin Bower. She married Pensword Charles Williams in 1940 in Denver, Colo. He passed away Oct. 23, 1979.

Jean was a homemaker. She was the light of our lives. She took pride in her bibliography, her Bible and her poetry, but her most special joy was being with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her sons, Charles Edward Williams of Brigham City, Utah and Wayne (Linda) Williams of Ogden, Utah; daughters, Penny Jean (Jim) Hassell of Fruita, Colo., and Debbie Williams of Ogden; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; her sisters, Cleona Henderson of Englewood, Colo., and Dorothy (Rueben) Stroh of Boise, Idaho.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Pensword Charles; son, Gary; and brothers, Floyd, Arlos and Clyde.

Funeral services were Monday at the Lindquist Clearfield Chapel in Ogden. Interment was in Clearfield City Cemetery. E-mail condolences will reach the family at llm@lindquistmortuary.com

Grandma, you're finally home.