Brian P. Williams(1970-2012)

Brian P. Williams, 42, of Lake Winola, died Wednesday Nov. 7, 2012.
He was born in Wilkes-Barre on October 18, 1970 son of Paul F. and Shirley Stage Williams of Lake Winola.
Brian was a 1989 graduate of Tunkhannock Area High School and was employed by Mountain Energy in Tunkhannock as a truck driver. He was a member of the Lake Winola Fire Company.
Brian enjoyed his toys which included his trucks and motorcycles, he was an avid NASCAR fan watching the late Dale Earnhardt who was his favorite driver and now Jr. Brian was a very hard worker working multiple jobs all hours of the day and night but most of all he was a loving husband, father, and son who will be deeply missed by all.
He was preceded in death by paternal grandmother Hazel Williams and maternal grandfather David Stage.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Melinda Goble Williams; two sons: Dustin Williams of Meshoppen, and Ryan Williams of Lake Winola; daughter Ashlyee Williams of Lake Winola; brother Neil Williams of Harding; paternal grandfather Frank Williams of Lake Winola; and maternal grandmother Margot Sandtner Stage of Centermoreland; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services were held on Monday morning, Nov. 12, from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, 73 W. Tioga St, Tunkhannock, with Pastor Joan Dodson of the Lake Winola United Methodist Church.
The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to First National Bank in Tunkhannock c/o Ashlyee Williams education fund. For online condolences, please visit

Funeral Home

Sheldon - Kukuchka Funeral Home - Tunkhannock
73 West Tioga Street  Tunkhannock, PA 18657

Published in The Wyoming County Examiner from Nov. 14 to Nov. 20, 2012