Nyack High School Class of '55

From the Orange County NY Times Herald Record.

November 8, 1937 - August 5, 2012
Formerly of Highland Mills and Newburgh, NY
William Henry Williams, a resident of Myrtle Beach, SC, formerly a longtime resident of Orange County, entered into rest Sunday, August 5, 2012 at Conway Medical Center, SC. He was 74.
The son of the late George and Gladys Williams, he was born November 8, 1937 in Nyack.
Bill was a veteran of the United States Navy. He graduated from Nyack High School in 1955. He began his career in the early 1960's at Lederle in Pearl River, NY and retired in 2008 from NexxLinx in Newburgh, NY, where he was lovingly known as "HR Willy". He and Carol retired to Myrtle Beach, SC in 2008. His passions were fishing, golfing, woodworking, going to the beach and being the biggest fan at all of his four grandchildren's school activities, along with attending every soccer, hockey, baseball and softball game.

He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife of 51 years, Carol (Dauksza) Williams; daughters, Cheryl Carey and her husband, Raymond of Newburgh, NY, Hope Jones of Newburgh, NY; grandchildren: Brittany Carey, Nicholas Carey, Courtney Jones and Patrick Jones, all of Newburgh. He was predeceased by his brother, George Williams and his sister, Gladys Williams.
Bill's memorial service will be held, Wednesday, August 29 at 6 p.m. at Grace United Methodist Church, 468 Broadway, Newburgh, NY.
Arrangements made by Myrtle Beach Funeral Home, 4505 Highway 17 Bypass, Myrtle Beach, SC.
Memorial contributions can be made to a charity of one's choice.

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