Mrs. Maxine Ruth Williams, age 95, passed away Sunday, November 17, 2019. She was born in Muskegon, MI on March 30, 1924 to Barney & Maietta (Chambers) Riddle. Mrs. Williams worked as a secretary to the director of student nursing at Hackley Hospital for 10 years & Paine Webber for 5 years. Maxine was a local singer & sang with the rangerettes, enjoyed cross stitching, crossword puzzles, oil painting, playing the organ, playing cards & telling stories & jokes.
Sons, Theodore John Williams, Larry Mark (Shelly Ann) Williams; daughter, Catherine Lynn Williams; 6 beloved grandchildren, ; 15 great grandchildren; half-brother, David Lee (Sherie) Riddle; half-sister, Mary Loud Riddle-Berth; many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends & special beloved friends, Lefty and Windy Backer. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John "Jack" Williams; step-mother, May Riddle; brothers, Eugene Riddle, William "Bo" Riddle; sister, Kathryn Darling; half brother, Donald Himshaw; half sister, Joyce Dobyns; daughter-in-law, Mary Lou Williams.
Friday, November 22, 2019, 1:00 PM with visitation one hour prior to the service at Clock Chapel - Muskegon with Pastor Jim Zatko officiating. MEMORIAL: Johnson's Cancer Center.
She was the best great grandma. I miss her dearly. I loved her jokes and stories. I love her! We enjoyed laugher!
Love from one of her grandkids, Katelynn
So sorry for your loss. Valerie Vallier
Aunt Mack always had a beautiful smile, a kick in her step and a wonderful sense of humor. She joins a generation truly missed and beloved. Loving thoughts to my extended family ~ Melanie (Lynn) Prins