Wanda E. Williams, 92 years of age, a longtime Troy Township resident, passed away Saturday December 7, 2013 in Burton, Ohio. Wanda was born in Garrettsville, Ohio on September 15, 1921, the daughter of the late Howard and Zora (Kimpton) Russell.
A graduate of Garrettsville High School, she resided in the Garrettsville area for 25 years, moving to Troy Township in 1947. A homemaker, Wanda was an avid reader, and was very active in the Troy Ladies Club and Adets Club of Troy always assisting others in her community when called upon.
On October 19, 1946, she married Lauren "Bill" Williams who preceded her in death in 2010. Also preceding her were Brothers Edward and Howard Russell and Sister Gladys MacIntyre. She is survived by her son Keith Williams of Troy Twp., Brothers Thomas (Jean) Russell, Robert (Karen) Russell and Sister Jean (Robert) Farley all of Garrettsville, grandchildren Matthew Williams, Amity (Kevin) Cataldo and great-granddaughter Julia.
Funeral services will be Wednesday December 11, 2013, 7:00 p.m. at the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua, where visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until service time. Wanda will be laid to rest at Braceville Cemetery. Her obituary may be viewed at www.greenfamilyfuneralhome.com.
(Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service (330) 274-3145 R-C 12-9-13)