Herschel B. Williams Obituary
Henchel B. Williams Herschel B. Williams, 81, of 201 Evans Ave., DeKalb, died Sunday, March 25, 1984 at his home. He was born on Dec. 25, 1902 in Ramsey, 111., the son of Fred and Delta (Turner) Williams. He married Nellie Funder-burk Funder-burk Funder-burk on June 20, 1925 in Hillsboro, 111. He was a retired Del Monte employee and had worked there for 38 years. He was a member of the Salem Lutheran Church in Sycamore. He is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Don (Doris) Castenson of Maple Park and Mrs. Lorna Knuuttila of DeKalb; two sons Jess Williams of DeKalb and Dallas Williams of Cortland; Cortland; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; great-grandchildren; great-grandchildren; two brothers, Joe and Loren Williams, both of DeKalb; one sister, Mrs. Evelyn Degg of Witt, 111.; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, one grandson and two brothers. Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Salem Lutheran Church in DeKalb, with the Rev. Gary Ryden and Rev. Terry Driver-Bishop Driver-Bishop Driver-Bishop officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Memory Gardens Gardens in DeKalb. Private family visitation visitation will be held Tuesday evening at Anderson Funeral Home in DeKalb.