Dale Edward Williams, Sr.

12/06/1930 - 08/23/2020

Dale Edward Williams, Sr. of Saint Petersburg, Florida son of the late Herman Williams, Sr. and Lela Stevens Williams from Elliott, IL has passed away from a short illness on August 23, 2020 at Saint Anthony’s Hospital under hospice care nurses. He left behind his “Baby Doll” wife of 69 years Patricia Jeanne Bertrand Williams. Also left behind his younger sister Mary Ellen Draper of San Antonio, TX.  And brother Richard D. Williams of Kankakee, IL and His Children Jim & Nancy Williams of Richardson, TX and family. Patty & Mike Bauer of Lizton, IN and family. Andy & Kelly Williams of Spring, TX and family. Mary Williams of Kankakee, IL and Donna Williams of London, KY. Grandkids: Matt; Mike; and Max. Bobby Joe; Jenny; James; and Amber; Ashley; and Allyse. Janna; Sarah; and Nathan. Crystal and Steven Bauer. Zach; Elizabeth; Samantha; and Jake. And 21 Great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters. and 2 sons Dale “Eddie” and Robert “Bob” Williams. Dale was retired Truck Driver from Rudolph Express and was a part time Kankakee County Civil Defense employee. He was a loving husband and father and passed down his family values to all of his children and grand children. He enjoyed walking on the beach and soaking up the sun. He also enjoyed making and giving out rosaries.