WILLIAMS, PRISCILLA J. "PERCY" Olivenhain - Percy Williams passed away Friday, March 11, 2011 after a short battle with cancer. She was born April 20, 1949 in Sellersville, Penn., to Margaret and Rodman Webster. Percy graduated from Upper Moreland High School in 1967. She attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania and received her Bachelor of Science degree in 1971. After graduation, she moved to Texas and worked at an NBC television station. In 1973, she received a transfer to San Diego to work at NBC 39. After a short stay, she became an Administrative Assistant for Tom Carter at San Diego Federal until 1981. She stayed with Tom Carter, becoming his Office Manager at Carter Finance until she got her Real Estate Broker License in 1988. She worked for Century 21 Sea Coast, Encinitas for two years, then went back to Carter Finance/Carter Reese, a Real Estate Developer until 1997 at which time she went to work for herself as an Independent Real Estate Broker. Percy is survived by her sister, Bev Yalch of Pennsylvania; niece Michelle Kasmauskis living in Ireland; nephew Matthew Yalch of Michigan; and soulmate, William Steffan. All are welcome to attend a Celebration of Life at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 16, at her home, 1085 Rancho Santa Fe Rd., Olivenhain 92024. In lieu of flowers, Percy requested donations in her honor to: Vitas Foundation, email: Alexander.Silva@Vitas.com
Published in San Diego Union-Tribune on Mar. 27, 2011.