Richard Lee “Dick” Williams

August 19, 1942 - December 12, 2018

08/19/1942 - 12/12/2018

Past Services

Visitation
Monday December 17, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions
Visitation
Monday December 17, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions
Service
Tuesday December 18, 2018
11:00 am
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions
Cemetery
Tuesday December 25, 2018
Holly Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel
Pleasant Grove, OH
Directions

Richard Lee “Dick” Williams, 76, of Bellaire, OH, formerly of Powhatan PT, OH died December 12, 2018, at his home.
Dick was born August 19, 1942, in Bellaire, OH, a son of the late Delmas G. and Hazel A. Messenger Williams.

He was retired from North American Coal Corp and was the owner of Williams Construction Company Powhatan PT. He was a member of the Powhatan Church of the Nazarene and the Jacobsburg Bible Church. He was an Army Veteran.

Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, was his first wife, Patricia (Bickmeier) Williams in 2007, a step-daughter, Sherry Ward, three brothers, John, and Red Williams, and Bob Messenger.

Surviving is his wife, Sharon Cordery Vargo Williams, two daughters, Lori (Harry) Stewart of Powhatan PT, OH and Kathy (Joanne Garber) Williams of New Concord, OH, step-children; Glen (Millie) Vargo of Centerville, OH, Anthony (Sue) Vargo of Keller, TX, Richard (Liz) Vargo of Patalaska, OH, Mike Vargo of Woodsfield, OH, and Dawn (Neil) Stebbins of Sistersville, WV, two brothers, Joe (Pat) Williams of Syracuse, NY and Charlie (Marilyn) Williams of Wheeling, WV, Two sisters, Donna Palmer of Powhatan PT, OH and Louise Britton of Kentucky,his aunt, Betty Boyd of Michigan, 4 grandchildren; Rachael, Jonathan, Rebecca and Colt, 3 great-grandchildren; Isaac, Brycen and Isabella, many nieces and nephews,

Family and friends will be received from 2-4pm & 6-8 pm Monday at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 186 Main Street, Powhatan PT, Ohio where services will be held at 11 am Tuesday with Pastors William Coker Jr. and Donald J. Cordery officiating.

Entombment follows at Holly Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Pleasant Grove, OH.
Powhatan Veterans Honor Guard will conduct Military honors, Tuesday at 10;45 pm.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association at TMCFunding.com

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com

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Madelyn
3 years ago

I’m sorry I can’t be with you but I send my love and prayers. Sharon…You are so lucky to have had the love of two men in this lifetime. Keep all the good memories alive now and they will see you through.We will all miss him. I love you so and I pray God will carry you at this time.

Glen & Millie Vargo
3 years ago

Our lives were enriched and blessed by having you in them. You were a wonderful father and father in law. Will never forget the coffee and cookies we shared.

Tim and Dawn Ward & family
3 years ago

Our deepest sympathy!

John and Beverley Nozica
3 years ago

Sorry for your loss.

Cheryl J Skinner, Military Veterans Musuem
3 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Richard Lee Williams, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Richard Lee Williams, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Doug Williams
3 years ago

Prayers and thoughts are with you Uncle Dick and family, may God Bless you all