Gerda Louise Williams

Gerda Louise Williams was born on July 12, 1926 in Berlin, Germany to Walter Paul and Elizabeth Johanna Haase Wierzchula. On June 29, 1976, she married Douglas X. Williams in Missouri City, Texas. Gerda has lived in the Katy area since 2009. Gerda Louise Williams passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2013, in a Houston hospital, at the age of 86 years. She is survived by her son, Trades Dugan Phillips and his fiancée, Judy; daughter, Michelle A. Sullivan and her husband Wade; grandchildren, Christina Phillips, Lindsey Phillips, Amber Sullivan, Jade Sullivan, Alexia Guidry, and London Guidry; and brother, Georg Wierzchula. She was preceded in death by her husband, Douglas X. Williams on May 7, 1989. Visitation was held on Monday, January 7, 2013 at the Schmidt Funeral Home, in Katy. Condolences may be expressed at Funeral services held under the direction of Schmidt Funeral Home 1508 East Avenue Katy, Texas 77493 (281) 391-2424

Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Jan. 15, 2013