The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

January 3, 2014

Leona A. Williams

The Commercial-News

---- — Leona A. Williams (nee Vendelsky), age 98, of Danville, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at St. Anthony Medical Center in Crown Point, Ind.

Leona is survived by her children, James (Linda) Williams, Joyce (late Fred) Wright and Bryan (Nancy) Williams; 14 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lynes “Bill” Williams.

Leona was a former parishioner of St. Paul Catholic Church in Danville. She retired from the Lakeview School of Nursing as the registrar, with over 40 years of service.

A graveside service will begin at noon Saturday, Jan. 4, directly at Sts. Peter & Paul Cemetery in Westville.

Memorial donations may be given in Leona’s name to Schlarman High School, 2112 N. Vermilion St., Danville, IL 61832, or to Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 7667 E. 109th Ave., Crown Point, IN 46307.

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