Round Lake Beach – Rolland Royce Williams, age 68, of Round Lake Beach, died Friday, January 8, 2010.
He was born Sept. 24, 1941 in Birchwood, WI to Rolland W. and Eunice A. (Rustong) Williams. He married Gloria D. Crandall in May, 2003.
Formerly of Wauconda, Mr. Williams lived in Round Lake Beach for the past two years. He was a longtime employee of Kraft Foods in Glenview, where he worked as an analyst. He retired in 2006.
Mr. Williams was a lifetime member and past master (1977) of the Kelvyn Park Willing Lodge 1075 of Chicago. He was an avid fisherman, and his greatest enjoyment was helping his neighbors and friends.
Survivors include his wife, Gloria; two children, Lori (Russ) Moreland of Golden, Colorado and Brian (Mia) Williams of Elk Grove Villlage; four grandchildren, Sean, Colin, Alexa, and Ariel; a sister, Leora Williams of Mt. Prospect; and a brother, Gary (Kathy) Williams of Ellsworth, WI; two nieces, Becky and Jennie; and a great niece and three great nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, January 13, 2010, at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N. Rosedale Court, Round Lake, IL 60073. A masonic funeral rite will be conducted at 7:45 p.m.
Inurnment will be private.
On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.justenfh.com. For information, please call 847-546-3300.