Joseph "Rene" Williams was born on December 20, 1941, in St. Paul, Alberta to parents, Frank and Myrtle Williams.
Rene passed away on January 18, 2023 at Provost Long Term Care at the age of 81 years.
He leaves behind his sisters, Marie Johnston (Patrick), Carol Pedersen (Victor Palamar) and May Noel (David); five nieces and one nephew.
Rene was predeceased by his parents, Frank and Myrtle Williams and brother in law, Peter Pedersen.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church in Provost, Alberta with Father Binu Rathappillil officiating. Interment to follow at the Provost Cemetery.