Gary Williams

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Gary Lee Williams

Gary Lee Williams, age 72, passed away Monday, November 6, 2017, following a long illness.

A Native of Illinois, following school and service in the Marine Corps, he and his wife moved to New Jersey, where he worked in data processing and information technology. He and his wife retired to Corrales, NM in 2003. Gary was active in the Sandoval County Historical Society, serving as President from 2007-2008, as well as the Friends of Coronado Historic site, in which he served as Program Chair, and later as Vice-President. He was also an active member of the New Mexico Artist Blacksmith Association and often demonstrated smithing at local schools, and historic sites.

Gary is survived by his wife, Barbara; daughter, Katherine (Ms. Blaise Ganzel) of Ann Arbor, MI; son, David (Barbara) of Toronto, Canada; two granddaughters.

Viewing will be held at Sara Chapel on Sara Rd., Rio Rancho, NM. Monday, November 13, 2017, 4:00pm to 6:00pm with reception to follow from 6:00pm to 7:00. A private burial will be held at Vista Verde Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a memorial contributions be made to the Corrales Fire Dept.

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Daniels Family

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4310 Sara Road SE

Rio Rancho, NM 87124


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Daniels Family Funeral Services, Sara Chapel
4310 Sara Road SE
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
(505) 892-9920
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Published in Albuquerque Journal on Nov. 12, 2017
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