November 11, 1922 – January 6, 2013
Wynne Williams of Calgary, AB, passed away on Sunday January 6, 2013, at the age of 90 years.
Wynne was born on November 11, 1922 in Calgary. He met his beloved Bessie (nee Brown) at Caroline and they were married June 17, 1943 at St. Michael and All Angels Church, Calgary. Wynne served in the RCAF during WWII, and then set up a furniture finishing and polishing business in Calgary with a partner and worked tirelessly until he was 81. He devoted his life to his family, his church and to helping others. Wynne sang in the church choir for over fifty years, was creative and lived a rich and healthy life until Alzheimer’s disease set in. With Bessie, he enjoyed nature, dance, music, travel and volunteering.
Wynne is survived by his children; Collin (Bev) Williams, Faye (Tony) Friend, and Joan Williams; his grandchildren, Dionne, Chris (Susan), Sean and Michael, and his younger sister Gwyneth Mary Johnson of California.
Wynne was predeceased by his wife Bessie in 2007 and by his parents Morris and Dorothy of Caroline, AB and his two brothers; Bernard Morris and David Trevor.
Funeral Services will be held at a later date. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110,
In living memory of Wynne Williams, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences