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Cleo Williams

March 7, 1929 — March 28, 2020

Cleo Williams

Cleo Evelyn Williams, 91, of Elsie, MI, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Welcome Home Assisted Living, Owosso, Michigan.
A Graveside Service will be held at Fairfield Township Cemetery at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, with Pastor Kathy Leydorf-Keck officiating. There will be a memorial service announced at a later date.
Cleo was born in Brant, Michigan on March 7, 1929, the daughter of Horace B. and Amy Edna (Brown) Hath. She graduated from Perry High School with the class of 1946. On April 2, 1949 she married Glenn Roger Williams at the Perry Methodist Church. Glenn predeceased her on April 5, 2016.
Cleo enjoyed making quilts for her children, grandchildren and her great grandchildren. She also enjoyed bird watching, gardening and being a 4-H leader for more than 20 years. She was a member of Elsie United Methodist Church, Elsie, Michigan.
She is survived by her son David  Williams, of Elsie, MI; 3 daughters,  Barbara and Alex Brown, of Ada, MI; Pamela and Dan Washburn, of Elsie, MI; Kathy and Rob Teich, of Owosso, MI; She is also survived by 9 grandchildren, Leann (Don) Stickel, Brian (Michelle) Washburn,  Julie (Quinton) Weatherwax, Bob Teich, Nathan (Amanda) Washburn, Amy Brown,  Paul Teich, Hannah Brown, and Krista Brown, 11 great grandchildren, sister in law, Joanne  Sturgis, of Elsie, Michigan. Many nieces and nephews survive her also.  She was predeceased by her parents, husband, 3 brothers and 1 sister.
Memorials may be made to the Shiawassee County Endowment Fund in care of Michigan 4-H Foundation, 446 West Circle Drive, Room160, East Lansing, MI 48824. Online condolences can be sent to The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes, Elsie, Michigan.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

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4300 N Vincent Rd, Elsie, MI 48831

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