Donald Frank Williams, Jr., 62, of Wheeling, passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in the VA Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Donald was born September 11, 1952, in Wheeling, a son of the late Donald F. Williams, Sr. and Mae Galloway Williams. He was a member of Wayman, A.M.E. Church, Wheeling, where he was a Sunday School teacher; and attended Ministry Bible College in Beckley, W.Va. He was also a U.S Army and U.S. Marine Corps. veteran, having served in the Vietnam War; and a member of the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps. ROTC.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Daryl Williams, Sr.; a niece, Corvita Johnson; nephews, Orlando Lachang Williams and Rico Williams Johnson; and a great-nephew, Adrian Henry Johnson.
Donald is survived by his sisters, Darlene Williams and Desiree Williams Long William E. Long, Jr.; a brother, Jessie Williams Christine Butler; nephews, Dondie Williams and Cornelius Johnson, Jr.; and a special friend, Michelle Wiley, all of Wheeling.
A memorial service will be held at 6 pm, Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at the Wayman A.M.E. Church, 1135 Eoff Street, Wheeling, with the Rev. Deborah J. Watt and Pastor Louis Otey officiating. Arrangements are by Altmeyer Funeral Home, Wheeling. Online condolences may be offered to the family at altmeyer.com