George Anthony Williams Jr.

George Anthony Williams Jr, passed away peacefully at the age of 91 in the presence of his loving family on February 16, 2017. He was born May 30, 1925 to George A Williams Sr. and Isabell Bowes Williams. He graduated Jesuit High School in 1942 and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at King’s Point in 1945, followed by his service to his country in WWII.
He was preceded in death by both parents, his loving wife Dorothy Jung Williams, brother Joseph Bowes Williams, daughter Gwendolyn Williams and granddaughter Jo Anna Curran.
Surviving Family members include four sons; George A. Williams III, Robert J. Williams, David M. Williams and Thomas P. Williams; three daughters, Carolyn E. Williams, Colleen R. Curran and Dorothy C. Phelan; twenty-five grandchildren and twenty-seven great grandchildren.
Graveside services will take place on Friday, March 24th at 11:15 AM, at St. Roch Cemetery No. 1 located at 1725 St Roch Avenue in New Orleans. Following the service, an Irish Wake will be held at his son’s home. Arrangements entrusted to the Baloney Funeral Home, LLC, 1905 West Airline Highway, LaPlace, Louisiana 70068, (985)224-8460. Condolences may be expressed at


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