Larry "Joe" Williams
Residence: Monon, Indiana
Died: Sunday, August 23, 2015
Location: 4:38 a.m., at his home, surrounded by his family.
 
 
Age: 70
Date of Birth: Sunday, November 12, 1944
Birth place: Francesville, Indiana
 
 
Father: Keith Williams  
Mother: Bernice ( Culp ) Williams  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Joe had lived in rural Monon, Indiana, most all his life.
Funeral Date: Friday, August 28, 2015
Funeral Location: 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 28, 2015, at the First Baptist Church of Monon, 408 N. Arch Street, Monon, Indiana, 47959
Clergy: Rev. Steve Birch of the Baptist Church of Monon, Indiana
Burial will take place: Bedford Cemetery in rural Monon, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, August 27, 2015, and 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 28, 2015, at the First Baptist Church of Monon, 408 N. Arch Street, Monon, Indiana, 47959.
Biographical Information: Joe was a 1963 graduate of Reynolds High School of Reynolds, Indiana. He was a life-long farmer. Joe was farmer of the year in 2014 and was honored at the Indiana State Fair for no till farming, and vocational FFA honorary chapter farmer. He enjoyed bowling, coffee with the guys, and attending his grandchildrens sporting events. Joe was a member of the 4-H swine board, and soil and water conservation board. He attended the Monon First Baptist Church of Monon, Indiana. Joe was a recycler and volunteer, and volunteered regularly at the Monon Food Bank in Monon, Indiana.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the Monon Food Bank of Monon, Indiana. Envelopes will be available at the church
Marriage Information: On February 6, 1971, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Reynolds, Indiana, he married Christine Owens; she survives
Survivors include:
Wife,
Christine Williams of Monon, Indiana;

Children,
Tony (wife Micki) Willimas of Monon, Indiana,
Chad (wife Kim) Williams of San Antonio, Texas, and
Ryan (wife Sara) Williams of Monon, Indiana;

Grandchildren,
Hadeen (companion Melody Trostel) Williams,
Austen Goodman,
Charlie Williams,
Samantha Vernie,
Regan Belle,
Neile Williams, and
Thorsten Williams;

Siblings,
Patsy (husband Larry) Grieger of Francesville, Indiana,
Don (wife Carol) Williams of Reynolds, Indiana,
Nancy (husband Dick) Cosgray of Idaville, Indiana,
Yvonne (husband Bill) Miller of Indianapolis, Indiana, and
Mike (wife Laurie) Williams of Tennessee;

In-Laws,
Margaret Smith of Monticello, Indiana,
Eileen Marvin of Florida,
Dave Owens of Monticello, Indiana,
John (companion Yeger Ellington) Owens of Texas,
Frances (wife Deb) Owens of Ohio, and
Suzanne Owens of North Carolina;

Several Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, and other loved ones.
Preceded in Death:
Father
Keith Williams;

Mother,
Bernice (Culp) Williams;

Step Mother,
Virginia (Cosgray) Williams;

Father and Mother-in-law,
James Albert and Mary (Altman) Owens;

Brothers-in-law,
Steve Owens,
Bill Smith, and
Albert J. Owens;

Sister-in-law,
Joyce Owens,

Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.