" So with you: Now is your time of grief, but I will see you again and you will rejoice, and no one will take away your joy." John 16:22
Yvonne Blanche (Oliver) Williams was born on Tuesday June 6, 1939 in Garrett, Indiana to the late Marcellus and Eva (Burt) Oliver Sr. She went home to be with her Lord and Savior August 8, 2020 at Kingston Care Center.
Yvonne worked at the State Developmental Center here in Fort Wayne in her younger years. She was manager at Adam and Bruce Senior Apartments and she continued to be a servant of caring for people up until she retired in 2013. Yvonne had a quiet inner strength and a LOVE of Christ in which she instilled in her children.
Yvonne was the youngest and the last surviving of 11 children. Preceding her in death were her parents, Marcellus and Eva (Burt) Oliver Sr.; daughter, Stephanie Ann Oliver; two grandsons, Jordie Essex and Anthony Williams; 10 siblings Grace, Esther, William, Mary, Helen Harris, Marcellus Jr., Martha Jean Beamon (April 16, 2020), Charles, Shirley Bell and Frederick.
Left to cherish many memories are: Laney D. Williams of Fort Wayne; her daughter, Kimberly (Donald) Essex of Findlay, Ohio; her sons, Stephen, Kevin, Brett, Joseph and Jacob Williams all of Fort Wayne; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Mother Williams will be laid to rest in Lindenwood Cemetery
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