Carole B. Williams

Carole (Swartz) Williams, on June 7, 2018, of Newton MA formerly of Brookline MA. Carole passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family. Devoted wife of the late Alan Williams. Dear sister of Stanley Swartz and his wife Sandie. Loving Aunt of Debbie and Mike Porter, Jeffrey and Heather Swartz, David and Jennifer Swartz. Great Aunt of Nick, Samantha, Mitch, Zachary, Olivia, Sophie, Gavin and Jared. Sister-in-law of Bobby and Maxine Wallace. Carole was a pioneering entrepreneur as founder of Great International Travel. She built her business from a small, one-room space in Winthrop to a thriving and successful office in Newton, which she then sold to a global company upon her retirement. She was a world traveler, having vacationed on all continents but Antarctica. She enjoyed the ocean, good food and wine but most of all loved being with her family. Carole will be dearly missed by all her family and friends. Services will be private. Memorial observance will be held at the home of David and Jennifer Swartz on Monday, June 11th, and Tuesday, June 12th, from 5:30-8:00pm. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Parmenter’s Miriam Boyd Parlin House, 10 Green Way Wayland MA 01778.


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