Anthony M. Williams


Anthony Michael Williams, 92, of Morris, Pa., died Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at Williamsport Hospital. He was born June 26, 1925, in Antrim, Pa., a son of William and Blanche (Kajenski) Williams.

Anthony was married to the late Lorna P. (Butler) Williams. He retired from Corning Glass Works after 38 years of service and just received his 70 year pin. Anthony was a U.S. Army veteran having served during World War II. He was a member of F&AM Blossburg Lodge and enjoyed hunting, playing with the Morris, Antrim and Coolidge Hollow ball teams and spending time with his family.

Anthony is survived by 2 sons and a daughter-in-law, Bernard “Bernie” and Marcie Williams, of Liberty, Pa., John Williams, of Morris, Pa.; a sister, Anna Russell, of Corning, N.Y.; 7 grandchildren, Lon Williams, Jill Harris, Jason, Eric, Heather, Adam and Patrick Williams; 6 great-grandchildren, Noah, Titas, Caleb and Silus Williams, Spencer and Allison DuVall.

He was predeceased by his wife, Lorna; 2 sons, Anthony Jr. and Michael Williams; his brothers and sisters.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at 1 p.m. at Tioga County Memorial Gardens, 61 Memorial Gardens Road, Mansfield, with Pastor Lon Williams, his grandson, officiating.

Graveside services are under the direction of Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield.