Williams, Howard Reuben (Pete)
Passed away peacefully on Friday, December 28, 2012, at St. Mary’s of Michigan. Age 92 years.
He was born November 30, 1920, in Saginaw, to the late George and Sarah (Mott) Williams. He married Margaret Giltrop in 1940; she survives him. He retired from E. W. Graft Construction after 30 years of service. He enjoyed baseball, working on automobiles, and traveling. He served his country in the US Navy during World War II.
Surviving are his wife, Margaret; one son Howard (Shirley) Williams; one daughter, Sally (Pat) Carpenter; seven grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; two brothers and two sisters; several nieces, nephews, and their families. He was predeceased by two brothers and two sisters.
Funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 3, 2013, at the W. L. Case & Company Funeral Chapel, 5700 Dixie Highway, where his family will receive friends from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, and then on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.. Burial will be at Assumption B.V.M. Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the American Heart Association. www.casefuneralhome.com