Margaret L. Williams

Margaret L. Williams

Margaret Louise (McCoy) Williams, 96, of 13 W. Clinton St., Lock Haven passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019 at The Gatehouse in Williamsport. She was born in Warriors Mark, Pa. on August 18, 1922 to Edward and Mary (Woomer) McCoy.

After graduating from Tyrone High School in 1940, she moved to Lock Haven, where she was employed at Sylvania Electric, Piper Aircraft and Shadle’s. Later in life, she worked at the R.K. Griffin Co.

On July 17, 1948 she married Russell I. Williams who preceded her in death on April 3, 2007.

She was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, aunt, grandmother and great-grandmother. Margaret was a devout member of St. Agnes Church in Lock Haven. As a homemaker, she enjoyed gardening, cooking and baking and spending time with family. Margaret was an avid reader and had a zest for life, a quick wit and an Irish sense of humor. She was known for her kind disposition.

She is survived by her four children: Russell I. Williams, Jr. (Cathy A.) of Citra, Fla., Barbara A. Williams of Lock Haven, Thomas E. Williams of Flemington; and Beverly J. Lopes of Norfolk, Va. She has five grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Monday, May 13, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. at the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home & Cremation Services LLC., 121 W. Main St., Lock Haven. Family and friends will be received at the funeral home on Monday from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to Annie Halenbake Ross Library or St. Agnes Church. Online thoughts and memories can be made at www.yost-gedonfuneralhome.com.

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