Robert T. (Bob) Williams
Date of Passing: September 26th, 2008leave a condolence read condolences
Robert T. (Bob) Williams, 74, of Oriskany Falls, passed away Friday, September 26, 2008, with his family by his side, at Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton, after a long illness. He was born December 23, 1933, in Granville, the son of the late Arthur and Dorothy Spicer Williams and was a graduate of RFA. He was a US Air Force Veteran of the Korean War. On August 17, 1957, in Rome, he married Joyce M. Hadfield. She passed away April 30, 2004. Mr. Williams was employed with Freihofer's in Verona, General Electric in Utica and retired in 1995 from C & H Plastics in Waterville. He was a member of the Kelley-Phillips American Legion Post #569 in Oriskany Falls and the VFW Post #9591 in Clinton. Bob was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother. He was a hard worker who was proud of his welsh heritage and enjoyed dancing, playing pinochle and spending time with his friends at the legion. He is survived by six children and their spouses, Diane and Robert Fetterolf of New Hartford, Darlene Durante and her friend, Charlie Tooke of Oneida, Robert Williams and his friend, Linda Jones of Oriskany Falls, Sheri and Daniel Siedsma of Clinton, Kelli and Richard Nikodem of Deansboro and Michael Williams of Charlotte, NC; a sister, Marjory Tornberg of Canastota; 15 grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Arthur and James Williams; and a grandson, Shawn Buell. The funeral will be Monday evening at 7 o'clock at the Kloster-Northrop & Bentz Funeral Home, 210 E. Main St., Waterville with The Rev. Thomas O'Donnell officiating. Interment with legion honors will be Tuesday at 10 am at Crown Hill Memorial Park, Kirkland. Calling hours are Monday from 4-7, prior to the service. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Dr. Nathan Keever and the entire staff of Community Memorial Hospital in Hamilton, for all their wonderful care and compassion.
Diane, Bob and Family,
I am sorry to hear of your father's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
with sympathy, Suzanne
May God be with you during this difficult time. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.
I am so so sorry for your loss, Words just cannot explain the feeling. I am thankful to Creator that He allowed your dad to pass in peace. May you all rest easy now, knowing he is reunited with your Mother in heaven.
I'm sorry to hear about your father's passing. I'm praying for you and your family. Take Care.
Michael I am truely sorry for your loss. May God give you strength doing this time.