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Friday, December 20, 2013 9:01 PM

Oct. 12, 1930-Dec. 19, 2013


Alice L. Williams, 83, of Delphos passed away Thursday afternoon at St. Rita’s Medical Center surrounded by her loving family.

Her Family…. She was born Oct. 12, 1930 in Moorefield, West Virginia, to Clyde and Pauline (Sherman) Bohn.

On Aug. 15, 1948, she married Art Williams, who survives. They were married for 65 years.

Alice is also survived by her daughter, Rebecca “Becky” (Mick) Strayer and a son, Thomas Williams, both of Delphos; five grandchildren, Shane Lear, Shannon Strayer, Kelly Williams, Jaime (Don) Brinkman and Sarah (Josh) Grogg; five great-grandchildren, Desteni Lear, Dylan Brinkman, MJ Finkhousen, Paige Scott and Kya Grogg; a sister, Carol Cunningham of Delphos.

She was also preceded in death by her brother and his wife, Ralph and Leannah Bohn; and her brother-in-law, Don Cunningham.

Her Legacy… Alice was a devoted homemaker, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a board member and treasurer of the Interfaith Thrift Shop in Delphos. She was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church where she was a choir member for over 50 years and a member of its women’s society. Alice and her sister sang in the Lima Symphony Choir at the Civic Center with the orchestra playing, they also did singing telegrams for the Cancer Society. She was a Girl Scout leader. Alice and Art were previous owners of The Dairy Hut.

Her Farewell Services… A celebration of Alice’s life will begin at 11 a.m. Monday at Trinity United Methodist Church, Pastor David Howell officiating. Burial will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at Strayer Funeral Home and one hour prior to services at the church on Monday.

Memorial contributions… Memorials may be made to Delphos Interfaith Thrift Shop. Online condolences may be shared at


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