Hermine Weigel Williams
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Hermine Weigel Williams
CLINTON - Hermine Weigel Williams, the daughter of Amedee and Florence Weigel, died on November 7, 2018, at the age of 85, in the Lutheran Care Center.
She grew up in Netherwood, an area east of Hyde Park, NY, and was educated in the Hyde Park school system. She then attended and graduated from Vassar College. She continued her education there and received an M.A. in music. She completed her education at Columbia University, where she received a Ph.D. degree.
In 1956, she married Jay G. Williams and, in 1960, they moved to Clinton. She served as organist and choir director in several local churches and taught part-time for many years at Hamilton College. She was a prolific writer, publishing eight books and several articles. She spent one semester on a special grant teaching in New Zealand.
She is survived by her brother, Francois; Jay, her husband of 62 years; her four children, Jay, III, Lynn, Amedee Daryl and Ruth; and eight grandchildren.
All are invited to a Memorial Service at the Hamilton College Chapel on Sunday, November 11, 2018, (today) at 2:30 p.m.

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Published in The Observer-Dispatch from Nov. 7 to Nov. 11, 2018.
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November 13, 2018
Our deepest sympathy to the Williams family.
Gary and Judy Gilbert
November 13, 2018
Hermine was a beautiful person. The Tabernacle Family loved her when I was a girl. Many fond memories! Barb Bullock
November 11, 2018
So sorry to hear of Hermine's passing.
Dan Smith, son of Harley and Dorothy.
November 9, 2018
I was very sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers go out to you . May she rest in peace.
Joan Lewis
November 9, 2018
May the God of all comfort sustain your family during the days ahead Psalms 119:76
November 8, 2018
Beautiful lady with an effervescent spirit. Always gracious and smiling. So sorry for your families loss.
Marion Embrey
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