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.