Daniel R. Williams of Concord, California passed away at his residence, on October 2, 2013 at the age of 56. Dan was born in Peoria, Illinois on December 19, 1956 to Barry L. Williams and Velma Laura Mae Holdman.
Dan was a graduate of Woodruff High School, in Peoria, Illinois in 1975, graduate of Olivet Nazarene University with a BA in Theology and Minor in Music, Bourbonnais, Illinois. In 1990 he graduated from Cypress School of Mortuary Science. A Funeral Director since 1988, Mortuary Manager at Humphrey Mortuary in Chula Vista, Greenwood Memorial Park and Mortuary in San Diego and Ouimet Brothers Funeral Chapel in Concord. He helped people especially in their time of grief and worked with CAST (Citizen Adversity Support Team) of Chula Vista. He was a long time member and past President (1998-1999) of the San Diego County Funeral Directors Association.
He is survived by life partner Robert (Bob) Sweeney; brothers Rick Williams and Rev. Ron Williams; sister Brenda McFall; stepmother La Vanda Williams; stepsister Becky Hise; stepbrother Phillip Hise; 8 nieces and nephews, 5 great-nieces and nephews; longtime special friend Emerald Randolph. He was preceded by his parents Barry L. and Velma (Holdman) Williams.
There will be a visitation Thursday, October 10th, 2013 beginning at 4pm with an Evening Service at 6pm followed by a Vigil Service at 7:15pm. All to take place in the Serenity Chapel at Funeraria Del Angel Humphrey, 753 Broadway, Chula Vista, California 91910.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, October 12, 2013 at Horton Wampler Funeral Home, 1 Federal Park Ave., Park Hills Missouri, 63601. Interment to follow at Parkview Cemetery, Farmington, Missouri.
Donations in lieu of flowers shall be made to: Citizen Adversity Support Team (CAST) of Chula Vista.
447 F Street. Chula Vista, California 91910
UCSF Kidney Foundation
USCF PO Box 0248. San Francisco, California 94143