Michael Henry Williams, 54, formerly of Amarillo, died Monday, August 22, 2011 in Denver, CO.
Services will be held Friday, August 26, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 5005 I-40 West, in Amarillo with Rev. Brian Hesse officiating. A brief graveside ceremony will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Michael H. Williams was born June 13th, 1957, in Rantoul, Illinois. He has resided in Denver, Colorado since 1994. He grew up in Amarillo, TX, graduated from Tascosa High School in 1975, and served 5 years with the Amarillo Police Department. He went on to graduate with high honors from the University of Texas in Austin. He made a career with Farmer’s Insurance where he helped develop the company’s fraud investigation program. He loved fishing and hunting, music, and spending time in the mountains of Colorado.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Monroe and Kay Williams; and his brother, Steven R. Williams.
Michael is survived by his wife, Meg; his two sons, Jeremy and Jonathan; his brothers, Bill, Don, and Tim; his sister, Mary Berryman; and his niece and nephews, Katherine, Timothy, Aaron, Benjamin, Corey and Carley.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Denver Hospice, www.thedenverhospice.org, or the American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org.
Visitation will be from 6:00-7:00 p.m., Thursday, August 25, 2011 at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home.