Carolyn A. Williams

September 18, 1941 - April 23, 2014
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Belvidere, IL

Carolyn A. Williams, 72, of Belvidere, IL died Wednesday afternoon, April 23, 2014 in her home after a lingering illness.  Carolyn was born September 18, 1941 in Los Angeles, CA the daughter of Wayne E. and Jean E. (O’Connor) Carter.  She married George Williams on February 13, 1965 in Marengo, IL. Carolyn retired as a lead person for Arnold Engineering where she worked for 29 and half years retiring in 1998.  She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.  She was a Daisy Leader, Democratic Election Judge, former Boone County Democrat Party treasurer and a past president of the Eagles Auxiliary.  Her children will remember her as a loving Mom.

Carolyn is loved and will be missed by her husband, George “Boney”; daughters, Lorena Williams of Belvidere, Victoria Longtin of Bradley, IL, Karen Sump of Beaverton, OR, Mary Linn Lowrimore of Bremerton, WA; sons, Robert (Tobie) Williams of Madison, AL, Allen Williams of Belvidere, Beryl (Debby) Lawrence of Tampa, FL, Bradley (Wendy) Lawrence of Pearl City, IL, Douglas Sump of Sherwood, OR; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Judy (Robert) Fitchie of Belvidere, IL, Jean  Davis of Belvidere, IL, Yvonne Benton of Fresno, CA, Cathy (Leo) Boruschewitz of Florida; half-brother, Tom (Lynette) Tomlinson of Genoa, IL; step-brother, Robert (Joan) Tomlinson of Genoa, IL.  Carolyn is preceded in death by her parents and sons, Brett Lawrence, Jeff Moore, David Hansen; daughter Kristine Jullum; step-brother, William Tomlinson. Special thanks to Jennifer and Sandy of Northern Illinois Hospice for their care and compassion.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, April 28, 2014 in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Funeral Home, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL with Rev. Dan Lashley, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, Belvidere, IL officiating.  Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.  Burial in Belvidere Cemetery. Memorials can be given in care of Northern Illinois Hospice, 4214 Newburg Road, Rockford, IL 61108 or National Parkinson Foundation at www.Parkinson.org in Carolyn’s name.  To light a candle or to share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, April 27, 2014

Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.


Service Information

Date: Monday, April 28, 2014

Time: 10:00 am -

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, April 28, 2014 in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Funeral Home, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL with Rev. Dan Lashley, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, Belvidere, IL officiating.


Memorial Information

Memorials can be given in care of Northern Illinois Hospice, 4214 Newburg Road, Rockford, IL 61108 or National Parkinson Foundation at www.Parkinson.org in Carolyn’s name.


 

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Born: September 18, 1941
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Keith & Melanie West posted on 4/25/14

Bob and family, We are so sorry for your loss. We will be praying for your family.

 

Jim & Renee Kirchner posted on 4/25/14

Boney and family, so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

 

Joyce Hepner posted on 4/25/14

Peace be with you and yours.

 

Sherrie Haugen posted on 4/25/14

Our prayers are with you Boney and your children.

 

Sue Martenson posted on 4/26/14

Carolyn was always such a warm and caring person. Mikey and I have never forgotten her and wish we would have stayed in touch. Our deepest sympathy to all of you during this time of loss.

 

Ve posted on 4/27/14

Carolyn's family, May the heavenly Angels wrap their arms around you and give you peace. Your mother and wife was a very loving and caring person. She will be missed by all who knew her. When God calls us all home with him we will be able to get together again. God's Blessings to each of you

 

Velma Knox posted on 4/27/14

Boney and Family We are so sorry for the loss of Carolyn. She was a very loving and caring person. She will be missed by those who knew her. I'm praying that you will find peace with the help of our Lord and Savior.

 

Byron & Bonnie Cooper posted on 4/27/14

Boney & family, We are so sorry for your loss. We are thinking of you across the miles. Sending our heartfelt condolences. Carolyn will be missed by all who knew her.

 

Darrel and Elizabeth Rogers posted on 4/27/14

I was happy to know Carolyn as a co-worker at Arnold Engineering in Marengo, Ill. We used to see her and her husband once in a while in Belvidere to say "Hi" as we stopped in to grab something to drink while shopping.

 

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