Fidelis Theresa Williams

December 14, 1923August 8, 2018

Fidelis Theresa Williams, dearly loved by children, family and friends, went peacefully to be with the Lord, on Wednesday, August 8th, 2018. Fidelis was a longtime resident of Harahan, Louisiana since 1967. She is now in heaven with her husband, Onal Edward Williams; her parents, James Henry Avery and Alvana Berger Avery; her sister Jeanette, and her grandson, Gary James DeWald. She will be deeply missed by her children Joan Williams DeWald; and Joyce Gail Williams. Fidelis also left behind her grandchildren; Edward Henry DeWald, and Victor Leon DeWald. Fidelis has two great-grandchildren; Kennedy DeWald and Ella Johnson. She also leaves countless good friends. Fidelis was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She had a strong zest for life and passes her love of life on to those she’s left behind. Services will be held at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 4747 Veterans Memorial Boulevard, Metairie, Louisiana, on Monday, August 13th, 2018. Visitation will begin at 12:00 PM, with a Catholic Service at 1:00 PM in the chapel. A private interment will be held at the Biloxi National Cemetery at a later time.


  • Visitation Monday, August 13, 2018
  • Funeral Service Monday, August 13, 2018

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