SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

February 21, 2013

George Williams, 92


Kensington, N.H. — George Emerson Williams, 92, died in his sleep after a difficult battle with dementia. He was born January 12, 1921, in Lynn, MA. A WWII veteran, he served in the Eighth Air Force, 350th Fighter Squadron as a camera technician. After his military service, he attended and graduated from Babson College and worked a majority of his career at State Street Bank and Trust in Boston, MA. He was a resident of Hamilton and Wenham, MA., for many years, moving up to Kensington, NH, in 1976. He was a member of the Society of the Cincinnati and many other organizations. His wife, Edie Williams died in 1996, and he is survived by his daughter Wendy Williams Ludvigsen, grandson Drew Williams Ludvigsen and his stepson Christopher James and his children, Brian and Megan James.

ARRANGEMENTS: In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Harmony Then and Now, 159 Railroad Ave., S. Hamilton, MA. 01982. Harmony Then and Now is a music scholarship organization. A memorial gathering will be held in the spring; please contact Wendy at ludvigsen3@gsinet.net for more details. Brewitt Funeral Home, Exeter, NH, is handling arrangements. To sign an online guest book, please visit www.brewittfuneralhome.com.