Lloyd Dean Williams
Dec. 29, 1922 Ė Dec. 6, 2010
D. Williams of Waukesha died Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, at Waukesha Memorial
Hospital at the age of 87. He was born Dec. 29, 1922, the son of Hugh John
and Emma (nee Kohlhaas) Williams.
Lloyd attended Magee Elementary School in Genesee Depot and graduated from
Waukesha High School in 1940. He later attended the University of
Wisconsin-Madison, graduating with a degree in electrical engineering in
1947. He enlisted in ROTC Officers Training School and was deployed for
three years in the South Pacific as a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army.
Lloyd was a 60-year member of the Dousman Masonic Lodge, a member of First
Congregational Church in Waukesha and the Very Poor Golfers Association (VPGA)
in Lake Beulah. He was employed by Cutler Hammer Company for 40 years in
Milwaukee as an electrical engineer and comptroller in research and
development. Lloyd was also an inventor. After retiring in 1987, he became
a licensed electrician and continued this trade until his passing. He
attended night school to maintain and update his electrical licenses. He
was loved by all and will be sorely missed by his family and friends.
Lloyd enjoyed collecting, golfing, fishing and could repair most anything.
He did more for everyone else than he did for himself. Lloyd loved dancing
and was a member of Letís Dance and Footnotes dancing clubs for many
He will be sadly missed by his dearest friend and companion, Dorrie
Clayton; former spouse, Marilyn Williams; his children, Scott (Monika)
Williams, Jenny (Terry) Fintel and Connie Williams (Robert Gehrt);
grandchildren, Robert H. Williams (Kristiana Zeroth), Shawn Williams, CJ
(Lori) Palmer, Christopher and Colin Fintel, Marco Moragon and Anders and
Aaron Gehrt; and a great-granddaughter, Jenna Palmer. He is further
remembered by Ronald, Susan, Jack and Julie Clayton, Sue C. Clayton, Amber
Panawash, Sara, Kadence and Natalie Spencer.
He was preceded in death by his parents, as well as his sister, Jean
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the 6 p.m. Masonic service
Friday, Dec. 10, followed by the funeral service at Randle-Dable Funeral
Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Interment will take place at a later
date at North Prairie Cemetery.
Memorials are appreciated to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
International, 26 Broadway, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10004.
For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and
Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to
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