Obituary: Williamson |

Obituary: Williamson

Grand County, CO Colorado

Richard “Willy” Williamson


Richard “Willy” Williamson, of Grand Lake, passed this year.

He is survived by wife Diane Williamson, daughter Norna and son Hans; brothers: Larry Williamson, William Williamson, Jr., Dennis Williamson; grandchildren: Benjamin Williamson Thomas, Anneliese Williamson Thomas and Jaeger Williamson.

He was raised in Taylor, MI and moved to Grand County in 1964. Willy married Diane in 1970, after meeting her in Winter Park. After his service as a radio operator in Army, he worked as a bartender, tv repair man, floor covering installer and finally a FEMA housing inspector since 1989. He enjoyed fishing, skiing, hiking and the outdoors.

The family does not plan to have a memorial service at this time.

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In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Grand County Rural Health Network Inc.

Send a condolence to the family, share a photo or story on Willy’s “Book of Memories” web page at

Mark H. Shearon, Funeral Director at Grand County Mortuary is handling arrangements. 970-725-9010.

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