Richard C. Williams
Richard C. Williams, 61, of Hendersonville, NC passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at CarePartners Solace Center in Asheville, NC. A native of Meadville, Rick lived the last three years in Hendersonville. He was the son of the late Roger Williams and Dana Rankin of St. Pauls, NC. Rick was a Navy veteran working with the Seabees as a diesel mechanic. He worked with Teed's Auto Wheel Alignment in Meadville as a service writer, retiring in 2010. Rick was an avid hunter, fisherman, NASCAR fan, dog lover, and enjoyed watching golf. He was a fireman with the Vernon Township Fire Department for many years.
In addition to his mother, survivors include his loving wife of thirty-five years. Mary Ann Williams; a son, Kyle Williams and his wife Melissa of Cochranton, PA; a daughter, Kristen Williams and her fiancé Donald Shay, Jr. of Chesnee, SC; two grandchildren, Hope and Hally Venard of Cochranton, PA; a sister, Denise Bourhenne and her husband Michael of St. Pauls, NC; three nephews, David, Daniel, Joe and his wife Stacie; a great-niece, Ashlin; and his beloved pup, Jazzy.
A celebration of Life is planned for a later date.
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Forest Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Published on October 10, 2019


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Jill A Steiner
Oct 24, 2019
Maryann so sorry to hear of your loss. Hold your memories close..
Betty Styer Marteeny
Oct 14, 2019
Maryann, My heart goes out to you and your children at this time. Prayers and thoughts are with you and please rest in the peace that Rick is no longer suffering but at peace himself. God Bless.
Carol Underhill (Grazulis)
Oct 12, 2019
Maryann, my deepest sympathy to you & your family. Be comforted knowing that he is no longer in pain but he is at peace in heaven with our Lord . Hugs and prayers. Carol
William hall
Oct 12, 2019
Maryanne I'm so sorry to hear a Ricks passing he was a great friend and a wonderful person again my condolences
Robert Bontrager
Oct 12, 2019
No words, just heartfelt feelings
Laurie Wiant Rossi
Oct 11, 2019
Mary Ann and family,
Thinking of you at this difficult time. There are no words that can replace the loss you feel. Hoping you find peace and comfort in the life you shared.