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Mr. Lee Delton Williams

Mr. Lee Delton Williams
  • November 29, 1947 - December 2, 2015
  • Portage, Michigan

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1 of 11 | Posted by: dorothy meachum - JONES, MI

“I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers of strength to the Williams family and friends. I send my heart-felt condolences. May God guide you through this...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Tara LaFountain - Battle Creek, MI

“I am so sorry in your dads passing. I was a good friend of Luann's then your dads too. I am truly sorry. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Sandra Robertson - Battle Creek, MI

“My thoughts and prayers are with your family! ❤ ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Tara LaFountain - Augusta, MI

“I am sorry for the loss of your dad. He was a great man and will be remembered forever ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Brad Scott - PORTAGE, MI

“My deepesst sympathy to the family. I have many fond memories of many outings including Las Vegas with Lee and LuAnn.They are together again in...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Sandy Hubbell - Delton, MI

“Our condolences to the Williams family. It was nice to have Lee as a neighbor. Paul and Vicki Gilbert ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Paul and Vicki Gilbert - Portage, MI

“To Nancy and family, I am so very sorry to hear about Lee's passing. I know he will be missed, he was a great brother, uncle and friend and I know...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Denise Knuth - Covert, MI

“knew him yrs ago...super guy....he will be missed...sorry for your loss nancy.. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: phyllis mcnew - coloma, MI

“Sorry to see ya go old friend. I remember times when we went to car auctions and bought cars and fixed them up for resale. Was a blast. Even though...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Michael Caprez - Covert, MI

“My condolences to the Williams Family for their loss. Lee will be missed by all of us. I could always count on him to pass the time with softball...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Gary - MI - Friend

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Lee D. Williams, age 68, of Portage passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, December 2, 2015. He was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan on November 29, 1947, the son of Lee Delton and Ruth P. (Howell) Williams Sr. Lee faithfully served his country as a member of the United States Army.

Lee married LuAnn "Lu" Barnes on June 26, 2002; she sadly preceded him in death on September 18, 2008. He was also preceded in death by his parents; his beautiful granddaughter, Tiffany Williams on July 3, 2011; a sister, Judy Williams, and a brother, Doug Williams. Lee is survived by his daughters, Lisa (Dale) Miller, Debbie (Dale) Allard, Shonda (Mike Phares) Williams, and Jen (Shawn) Ritter; 10 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; his brother and sisters, Dorothy Vann, Nancy Caprez, and Larry (Linda) Williams; and Lu's sons, Jonathon (Allison) Barnes, Justin (Jessie) Barnes, and their 3 children.

Family was always #1 to Lee and he truly loved spending as much time with his family as he could. He was also an avid New York Yankees fan, and thoroughly enjoyed playing softball & baseball over the years, and visiting casinos and garage sales.

The family will receive friends 9:00 to 10:00 a.m., Monday, December 7, 2015 at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Richland Chapel 9170 East D. Ave. (M-89), Richland, MI 49083 where funeral services to celebrate Lee's life will be held at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, Battle Creek. In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Michigan or Hannah & Friends. Personal messages for the family may be placed at