Dennis Williams, age 68, of Moosic, passed away Friday at Geisinger C.M.C., Scranton, after an illness.
Born on September 17, 1951, and son of the late Howard and Jeanette Williams, Dennis was a graduate of the former Scranton Technical High School. A longtime cook at Scranton State Hospital, he then became the well-known manager of Turkey Hill Market, Mulberry Street in Scranton, before becoming ill.
Dennis enjoyed cooking and had a knack for fixing electronics. A quiet, humble and independent man, he led a simple life and would have it no other way. He will be missed.
He is survived by hs daughters, Celeste (Moyer) Perez of Dickson City and Denise Oakley of Scranton; eight grandchildren; a great granddaughter; a sister, Katherine Walls of St. Louis, MO.; and nieces and nephews, especially Thaddeus Williams of Dupont and Darren Williams of Scranton.
A sister, Jeannete B. Haynes; and a great granddaughter, also preceded him in death.
Private arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home, Inc., 517 North Main Street, Old Forge.