Ira Williams 1925-2019

Ira Williams 1925-2019

Ira M. Williams, 94, went to be with his savior on Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019.

He was born March 2, 1925 in Houstonia, Mo. He was the third son of George A. and Bertha L. Williams.

Ira served in the U. S. Army, stationed at Fort Riley. He graduated from Kansas State University in 1950.

He taught Vocational Agriculture at Rossville High School for 20 years. Ira also farmed full time in the Delia area. He and his son owned and operated Kansas Seamless Gutter for 20 years.

Ira and Marguerite (Hedrick) were married on Aug. 8, 1948. They have three children: George (Sharron) Williams, Mary (Jim) Dahlberg and Carl (Pam) Williams. Survivors also include seven grandsons, one great-grandson and six great-granddaughters.

The Williams have resided in Oklahoma City since 2003. He was active in Rossville Methodist, Delia Presbyterian, Rolling Hills Christian and Cherokee Hills Christian Churches.

Visitation and viewing will be held from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, April 27 at Parker-Price Cremations, Funerals and Receptions, 245 NW Independence Ave., Topeka, KS 66608. Services will be held at 10 a.m., followed by graveside services at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Grove, at noon.

To leave a message for Ira’s family, please visit


The Holton Recorder

109 W. Fourth St.
Holton, KS 66436
Phone: 785-364-3141

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