- Local Guide
Jon A. Williams, 75, of Cridersville, died at 11:55 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at Wapakoneta Manor Nursing Home. He was born Sept. 17, 1938, in Lima to Frank and Luella Faler Williams.
He married Juanita Naomi Burden Dec. 15, 1962, and she preceded him in death Dec. 19, 2004.
Mr. Williams had been a precision heavy equipment crane operator for Baldwin Lima Hamilton later Clark Equipment, General Dynamics and the Toledo Heavy Equipment Operators Union. Â He had served in the U.S. Air Force.
Survivors include two daughters, Â Dawn R. (Ron) Law, of Ramseur, N.C. and Robin S. (Jon Derryberry) LaFountain, of Wapakoneta; four grandchildren, Â Suzanne Derryberry, Cody Law, Garrett Law and Savannah Law.
The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m., Wednesday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.Â The funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday at the funeral home with Pastor David Burden officiating, and burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to Wapakoneta Manor Activities Fund or to St. Ritaâ€™s Hospice. Condolences may be shared at BayliffAndSon.com.