Joseph W. Williams

SAUGERTIES…Joseph W. Williams, 75, of Charles Smith Rd. died Saturday, July 18, 2020 at St. Peter’s Hospital. Born March 10, 1945 in Powhatan Point, Ohio he was the son of the late Delmas and Hazel Williams. After graduating from Powhatan Point High School in 1963, he served in the United States Navy where he was honorably discharged after ten years of service. He then began a career at IBM until his retirement in 2000.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia, with whom he would have celebrated their 42nd Wedding Anniversary on July 20, 2020; two sons from a previous marriage, Joseph Williams, Jr. and Michael Williams and their respective families; two sisters, Louise Britton and Donna Palmer and a brother, Charles Williams. He was predeceased by his four siblings: Robert Messenger, John, Gerald and Richard Williams.

His Funeral Service will be held privately. Arrangements are under the direction of the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc. Cor. Of John & Lafayette Streets, Saugerties. Expressions of condolence may be shared with the family at


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