Dorothy K. Williams, age 72, of Alva, passed away May 30, 2016 in Fort Myers.
She was born November 25, 1943 in Rahway, NJ, to the late Michael Kisslan and the late Eleanor (MacMillian) Kisslan.
Dorothy attended St. Joseph's Catholic Church School while living in New Jersey. At 12 years of age the family moved to Florida. She went to Rogers Junior High School then graduated from Fort Lauderdale High School. Her first job was working at Southern Bell as an operator.
Dorothy was married to Walter on July 25, 1964 and was with the love of her life for 55 years. While living in Davie they became a family with Michelle, Shawn and Natalie. They moved to Alva in 1973. She loved raising her children in the country and her grandchildren too. Shane, Tevin and Briana were the bright spot in her life. Dorothy welcomed everyone into their home and made sure they were all well cared for.
She is survived by her husband: Walter C. Williams, children: Michelle Elizabeth Williams, Shawn James Williams and Natalie Dayle Williams, grandchildren: Michael Shane Williams, Tevin James Williams, Briana Dayle Williams, sister: Dayle Zwart, brother-in-law Jack Zwart, niece, Kimberly Dayle Zwart and nephew, Christopher Zwart.
A memorial service was held Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 11:00 am at Akin-Davis Funeral Home, Fort Myers.