1940 – 2016
East Putnam – Kenneth F. Williams, 76, of Chase Rd., died Wednesday, November 30, 2016 in Day Kimball Hospital surrounded by his family. He was the loving husband of Helen (Messier) Williams for 51 years. Born in East Putnam, he was the son of the late Ernest and Elsie (Smith) Williams.
Mr. Williams was self-employed tool and die maker and co-owned East Putnam Oil Company. He had also worked for Delpesco Tool & Die, Ivanhoe Tool, and Connecticut Tool. He was a member of the E. Putnam Fire Department for over 30 years. He was also member of the Victory Sportsman’s Club, National Rifle Association and would enter black powder competitions statewide. He enjoyed fishing and riding motorcycles.
In addition to his wife Helen, he is survived by his son, John K. Williams and his companion Sandra Brisco and her children, Danny and Matthew Brisco, and his brother, Dave Williams and his wife Donna, all of E. Putnam.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Funeral Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 in St. Mary Church of the Visitation, 218 Providence St, Putnam, CT. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Northeast Connecticut, PO Box 632, Putnam, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.