Ruth Marie Williard
December 2, 1925 – October 7, 2019
Ruth M. Williard, 93, of Presque Isle, MI., passed away October 07, 2019. She was born in Auburn Heights ( present Auburn Hills) on December 2, 1925 to James and Mary Holcomb. She graduated from Auburn Heights High School and later married James A. Williard on August 12, 1945 with whom she had three beautiful children. Ruth had a career working in accounting for Sears, but her passion was her family and traveling. She was survived by her children Lois Fons, Paul Williard and Kirk Williard, her grandchildren; Holly James, Andrew Fons, Timothy Fons, Kirk Williard II, Adam Williard, Clint Williard as well as 17 great grandchildren. She was prceded in death by her husband, James Williard and sister Rosalee Olesek. A visitation will be held on Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 4-8PM at Pixley Funeral Home, 322 W. University Drive, Rochester, MI 48307. A Funeral Service will take place Friday, October 11, 2019 at White Chapel Memorial Cemetery at 11AM in the main chapel. Contributions can be made to Hospice of Michigan or the American Cancer Society.
Hospice of Michigan 989 Spaulding SE ADA, MI 49301
American Cancer Society 20450 Civic Center Dr. Southfield, MI 48076
- Visitation Thursday, October 10, 2019
- Funeral Service Friday, October 11, 2019