Paul Earl Williams

Born: Sat., Aug. 22, 1936
Died: Sat., Oct. 26, 2019


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
Location: Donald B Thompson Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Nov. 01, 2019
Location: Jefferson United Church of Christ

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Paul Earl Williams, 83, of Middletown, MD died Saturday October 26, 2019 at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Lindsey Howard Williams.

Born in Altoona, PA he was a son of the late Dr. Edward F. and Jeannette Dively Williams and brother of Edward F. Williams, Jr.

He was employed as a statistician at Aberdeen Proving Ground until his retirement and then taught mathematics at Stevenson University. He received his B. S. degree from Gettysburg College and a Master’s degree from the University of Delaware. He served in the Army Medical Service and Army Reserves, attended Jefferson United Church of Christ, was a former Boy Scout Leader, member of the Middletown Historical Society, and member of the Kingsville Perry Hall Lions Club.  His interests included fishing, genealogy, astronomy, and travel.

Surviving, besides his wife are one son Brian (Kelly) Howard Williams of Hamilton, VA and a daughter Jennifer (Adam) Williams Bennes of San Francisco, CA, three grandchildren Jack Tharrington Williams, Ethan Ankeny Williams, and Anna Sophia Bennes

The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 31st from 2 to 4 PM and 6 to 8 PM at the Donald B. Thompson Funeral Home, 31 E. Main St., Middletown. Funeral services will be held 11 AM on Friday November 1st at the Jefferson United Church of Christ. Rev. Dr. Darrel Justh will officiate.  Prior to the service, the family will receive friends to enjoy Paul’s favorite breakfast of coffee and donuts in the church social room from 10 to 11 AM.  Interment will be made in Addison Cemetery, Addison, PA.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson United Church of Christ or to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105

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Duane, Arlene & Alex Thorpe
   Posted Mon October 28, 2019
Dear Williams Family- We were deeply saddened to learn of your loss. Our most sincere sympathies. Your family has always made Alex feel as if he is part of your family, and felt as though Paul treated him as one of the grandkids. Lots of love, The Thorpe Family (Duane, Arlene, Sarah & Alex)

Cindy and Kevin Keegan
   Posted Thu October 31, 2019
Dear Brian and Kelly and the entire Williams Family, we are so sorry for your loss. We know through stories from Kelly and Brian that Paul was a wonderful Husband, Father, Grandfather, and friend. We hope for the entire family that the many, many memories of Paul and his life well-lived provides some comfort during these difficult days.

Love and deepest sympathy,
Cindy and Kevin Keegan

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