Mervin Williams Obituary – CA


WILLIAMS, Mervin Gatliff Mervin Gatliff Williams Jr., 73 passed away on Friday, December 23, 2011 in La Jolla, CA. He was born in Honolulu, HI on May 5, 1938 to Mervin Sr. & Marian Williams.

Mervin owned an import company for over 25 years. He enjoyed sailing, music, art and reading. Mervin was a member of the Pasadena Rotary Club for over 29 years.

He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Yolanda Williams of Rancho Santa Fe; adopted daughter Robyn Groen of La Jolla, CA; Sister Nell Wysocki and Brother David Vaughn Williams (Rhonda) Rogozienski of North Fork, CA; Cousins ​​Parnell, Patrick and Scott Kelley; Grandnephew Ethyn and grandniece, Pangea. His wife’s family was like his. He is survived by her sisters Nancy Kennedy and Ruth Osborne; and his mother-in-law, Espy Whitaker.

The visitation took place from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Funeraria Del Angel McLeod on Thursday, December 29. A funeral service will be held at 6 p.m., followed by a reception. The funeral will be held at Live Oak Memorial Park in Monrovia at 2:00 PM on Friday, December 30. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Ranch Orphanage in Boulder City, NV.