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Guy Leigh Williams-Obituary

Williams-Guy-Pic-webGuy Leigh Williams was born in Rochester, NY on May 23, 1946 to parents Pardon and Gloria (Swaim) Williams. Guy was second of 8 siblings and lived in Garbutt upper state NY and graduate of Wheatland Chili Central High School, trade school, US Navy Submarine in engineering, and Rochester Inst. of Tech. (RIT) graduate as EE Engineering BSEE, auto mechanic, Driver and gear head of a rail-dragster with Alan Rathmacher.

Soon after moving to work at Tektronix in Oregon 1978 and other Electronic Design firms as Principal Engineer in Polyvision, Softboard, RLX and recently at Intel as part of a design team. Remarried in 1984 to Joy Williams and had also become a dedicated Christian, ministering, Sunday School teacher, worship leader, assistant pastor and youth assistant. AS a Royal Ranger Commander/Leader and worship leader for boys with Christ and FCF fellowship training, worship and Bible drama teams for 30 years. In addition was part of a few Missions trips for Central Am., Africa Japan and a prayer team with our church in/with a Native Reservation in California. Guy and Joy have been ministering together, playing and dancing a happy journey 33 years and to “run the good race” as “good and faithful servant” Guy.

Guy was a Mazamas climber, very good downhill skier and loved the Mountains here, an avid white water canoeist, family camping, fly fishing, croquette and golf with Joy, family and associates. He wasn’t just active in church but also penned a few Worship songs that we all loved.  Guy was focused on his Faith walk for the Lord with others and very family oriented. Read More