Frank L. Williams
June 28, 1931 – July 26, 2017
Frank L. Williams, age 86, of Millsboro, DE, and formerly of New Castle, DE, passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017.
Born in Danville, VA on June 28, 1931, Frank was the son of the late William and Gladys Williams. He proudly served his country as a member of the 101st Airborne Division (“Screaming Eagles”) in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. In 1957, Frank married the love of his life, Margaret Marie Mead. He made his career as a line operator with General Motors, retiring after many years of dedicated employment and was a longtime member of UAW Local No 1183.
Frank will be remembered as a great friend who was always willing to lend a hand. He was a devoted and loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, and great grandfather and will be dearly missed.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Marie Williams. Frank is survived by his daughter, Sandra Williams of Oak Orchard, DE; sister, Betty Morris of Strawburg, VA; granddaughters, Shanan Linton and Samantha Newman, both of Ellendale, DE and Amanda Flick of Suffolk, VA; and 8 great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Tuesday evening, August 1, 2017, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. A funeral service will be held at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice, 16 Polly Drummond Center, 2nd Floor, Newark, DE 19711.