Thomas Richard Williamson, 31, of Granite City, Ill., born Feb. 26, 1985, in Belleville, Ill., died Saturday, April 30, 2016, in St. Louis, Mo.
Mr. Williamson was employed at Quality Stainless Products in Hazelwood, Mo. as a welder. Tom had a love for life, spending time with family and friends, and enjoyed the outdoors hunting, fishing, and riding motorcycles.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Clarence Rengel; and paternal grandfather, Clifford Williamson.
Surviving are his parents, Thomas Ray and Nancy, nee Rengel, Williamson of Granite City, Ill.; spouse, Samantha Williamson of Granite City, Ill.; a brother, Timothy Williamson of Granite City, Ill.; maternal grandmother, Bernice Rengel of Fairview Heights, Ill.; paternal grandmother, Mary Williamson of Granite City, Ill.; aunts, uncles, cousins, and numerous friends.
Memorials may be made to St. Louis Children's Hospital.
Online condolences may be given at: www.irwinchapel.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 5, 2016, at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, Ill.
Service: A celebration of his life will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 5, 2016, at the funeral home, with Rev. Clint Wisdom officiating.
Granite City, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on May 3, 2016