Deloris J. Williams, IR Yacht Club member

November 26, 2017

Deloris J. Williams, 87, of Millsboro passed away peacefully at Delaware Hospice Center Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. She was born Oct. 1, 1930, in Caledonia, Ohio, to the late Paul and Cora Billet. Deloris is survived by one sister, Janet Ralston of Dallas, Texas.

She is also survived by her children Dixie Hawkins of Millsboro and her husband Steve, Deborah Schrom of York, Pa., Daniel E. Williams of Mechanicsburg, Pa., and his wife Vicky, David E. Williams of Lutz, Fla., and his wife Becky; and a daughter-in-law, Jane Williams of Dover, Pa. She was preceeded by her husband, Robert E. Williams; one sister, Darlene Metz; a son, Darrell Williams; a grandson, Scott Haring; and a granddaughter, Tiffany Hawkins. 

Deloris was past president of the Indian River Yacht Club Ladies Auxiliary and a life member of Indian River Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

A funeral service and Celebration of Life will be held Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 12:30 p.m., at Watson Funeral Home, Millsboro. Friends may call one hour prior from 11:30 a.m. til 12:30 p.m.m for viewing and visitation. Interment follows at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Millsboro. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Delaware Hospice, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.

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