Jon Williams, age
60, of Chesterton, IN passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 7, 2016.
Jon was born April
12, 1955, in Valparaiso, IN, to William and Sharon (Harris) Williams.
He is survived by
his wife, Vickie Williams of Chesterton; daughter, Becky (husband Larry)
Hughes of Porter, IN; brother, Bill (wife Janet) Williams of Valparaiso, IN;
sister, Stephane (husband Larry) Tonello of Pennsylvania; niece, Cristi
Williams of Chicago, IL; grandsons, Sebastian and Aiden Hughes and his 19
yr. old cat buddy, Shadow. He was preceded in death by his parents; and
brother, Terry Williams.
Jon had worked for
Mittal Steel, formerly Bethlehem Steel for over 42 years. He was an active
runner; he participated in many local races with his wife, Vickie. Jon was a
diehard Cubs fan ready for the next World Series. He loved the beach and
enjoyed hiking at the Dunes. He was an avid golfer and loved fishing and
family boat trips on Lake Michigan. Above all he loved his family and
enjoyed his time with Sebastian and Aiden. He was born and raised in
Chesterton and proud to be a part of a small friendly community where he was
a great neighbor and friend. He will be missed by all who knew him.
will be held on Thursday, January 14, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN.
Visitation will be
held from 1:00 pm until 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 13, at the funeral
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