Kenneth Williams
WILLIAMS, Kenneth E. 79, of Safety Harbor died Sunday, October 11, 2020. Ken graduated from Boca Ciega High School in 1959. Following graduation, he served in the Marines and his careers ranged from sales, transportation and commercial pilot. Ken was very proud of being a fifth generation de scendant of the Thomas Dowdy Williams family that settled in Florida in the 1830s. His interests varied from genealogy research, reading, sports and kayaking. Ken loved his vacations in the North Carolina mountains and riding his motorcycle with his wife Bridget through the Blue Ridge Mountains. Survivors are his wife of 28 years, Bridget of Safety Harbor; son, Todd (Clorissa) Williams of Georgetown, IN; brother, Dan (Joan) Williams of Ormond Beach, FL, brother, Ben (Barbara) Williams of St. Petersburg, FL; sisters-in-law, Norma Williams of Valdosta, GA and Ishalene (Craig Smith) McQuillen of Roswell, GA; grandchildren, Alisha (Brandon) Riley, Jeremy (Sarah) Williams, and Riley Williams of Indiana; two great-grandchildren, Maximus Cody Riley and Vera Rose Riley of Indiana; stepchildren, Cherie (Kevin) King of Connecticut, Todd (Sheri) Cancelliere of Florida, and Sean (Kate) Cancelliere of Florida; step grandchildren, Maximus Hester, Violet, Shannon, Andrew, Sean, Nick, Lily, Taylor, Hunter, Sydney, Matt, and Katie. He will be greatly missed by his loving cat, Molly McGuire, his "Irish Catholic Kitty". Ken was preceded in death by his parents, Lionel and Leona Williams of St. Petersburg, FL and brother, Richard Williams of Valdosta, GA. The family would like to thank Suncoast Hospice Empath Health Care Center in Palm Harbor and their staff for the care and compassion they extended to Ken. A private family burial will take place at a later date.
Published by Tampa Bay Times on Oct. 18, 2020.
34465541-95D0-45B0-BEEB-B9E0361A315A
To plant trees in memory, please visit the Sympathy Store.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
To offer your sympathy during this difficult time, you can now have memorial trees planted in a National Forest in memory of your loved one.
MAKE A DONATION
MEMORIES & CONDOLENCES
Add a Message


Not sure what to say?



2 Entries
My deepest sympathy to the Williams Family for the loss of your loved one, Kenneth, and pray God gives you comfort, peace and strength.
JW/JKH
October 19, 2020
Please except my deepest sympathies as the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of God, family and friends.
Simone Taylor
October 18, 2020
Showing 1 - 2 of 2 results