Michael “Mike” E. Williams, 69, Claypool, passed away unexpectedly April 2, 2022, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne.
Born Aug. 21, 1952, in Warsaw, to Ivory Williams and Julia Mae (Hopkins) Williams.
He attended North Manchester High School. Mike proudly served his country in the US Navy during the Vietnam Conflict. He received the National Defense Service Medal.
After he arrived home from the service, he went to work for Calhoun Lumber as a truck driver with 12 years of service. He went on to work for Dana and retired from there. Mike was a NASCAR fan. He loved country music and was a hopeless romantic, writing several poems to loved ones.
He is survived by friends Joe and Teresa Calhoun, Kara Calhoun, and a sister Tina Nelson.
He was preceded in passing by his parents, Ivory Williams and Julia Mae Williams, and two brothers, Rick Lee Williams and Richard Williams.
A visitation with friends and family will be held 1-3 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. All other services are private.
Memorials can be made to: New Hope Pet Rescue 72555 Co Rd 29, Syracuse, IN 46567
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