Williamson, W. Jerald
B: 19 Mar 1922, Thompson Township of Kittson County, MN
D: 06 Oct 2003, Clifton, CO
M: 21 Sep 1946, Doris Pready, at Lancaster, MN. d. 1997
FN: William Williamson
MN: Judith Erickson
Children of W. Jerald Williamson and Doris Pready:
M: Bob Yehle Holden
M: Mary Unknown
W. Jerald Williamson
Kittson County Enterprise Obituary, 15 Oct 2003
Clifton, Colo. - W. Jerald Williamson, 81, Clifton, Colo. and formerly of Lancaster, died at his home, Monday, Oct. 6, 2003.
Jerald was born in Thompson Township of Kittson County, near Hallock, March 19, 1922, the son of William and Judith (Erickson) Williamson.
He grew up on the family farm and attended local schools. On Sept. 21, 1946, he married Doris Pready at Lancaster.
The couple settled in Cannon Township and farmed there. Jerald retired from farming in the late1980's. Doris died in 1997. Jerald moved into Lancaster that same year and in 2000 he moved to Clifton to live with his daughter.
Family members include a daughter, Dorothy (Bob Yehle) Holden, Clifton, Colo.; a son, Don (Mary) Williamson, Winchester, KY; three grandchildren, Roberta, Tereasa, and William; seven great grandchildren; and three sisters, May Lindquist, Thief River Falls; Doris (Sigurd) Severinson, Hawley, and Joyce (Gust) Haug also of Hawley; as well as nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Doris; and a sister, Evelyn.
Funeral services were Saturday, Oct. 11, 2003 at 2 p.m. in the Lancaster Covenant Church in Lancaster.
Pallbearers were Dennis Lindquist, Curtis Lindquist, Boris Bugera, William Holden, Greg Bugera, and Earl Mattson.
Adamson-Austin-Hughes Funeral Home, Hallock is in charge of arrangements.