WILLIAMS-Annette (Ann), nee Shapiro, age 84, formerly of Bellevue, NE, passed peacefully into the arms of our Lord, Wednesday, October 8, 2008, at the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, Belleville, IL. Born April 24, 1924 in Brooklyn, NY. Before moving to IL, Ann and her husband Harold lived in Bellevue, NE, for 50 years. Ann worked for 30 years as an office manager and closing secretary for several local real estate agencies. She was an active member and Sunday School teacher at the First Baptist Church of Bellevue for 45 years. One of Ann’s greatest joys was her faith in the Lord and her ministry to others. Her home served as safe haven to many in need of shelter, care, and compassion. Ann is survived by her dearly loved husband of 65 years, Harold, Belleville, IL; 3 sons, Michael (Ann), East Lansing, MI; Keith (Joyce), Fort Collins, CO; and Paul (Dinah), O’Fallon, IL; 3 grandchildren, Christy Scripture; Bradley Williams; and Lisa Williams; great grandson, Noah Scripture. Ann also leaves behind many cherished friends and a beloved extended family. VISITATION 6-8pm Friday, October 17, 2008 Bellevue Memorial Chapel. FUNERAL SERVICE 10am Saturday, October 18, 2008, at the First Baptist Church of Bellevue, Chaplain Ron Elliott officiating. Interment will follow at Bellevue Cemetery. Donations in Ann’s memory may be made to the First Baptist Church of Bellevue.
BELLEVUE MEMORIAL CHAPEL Heafey-Heafey-Hoffmann-Dworak-Cutler 22nd & Hancock, Bellevue 291-5000