July 24, 1964 - May 20, 2021
Mr. Kenneth Lester Williams, 56, of Peoria, IL passed away on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 1:34 pm at OSF St. Francis Medical Center. Kenneth was born on July 24, 1964 in Peoria, IL to Mary Williams. Kenneth was an event planner. He was also a property manager and a real estate developer. Kenneth was a great cook and like to watch old Western movies, mystery and Christian movies. He was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Kenneth leaves to cherish his memory his mother, Mary Williams of Peoria, IL, his son, Joseph Allen, Springfield, IL; two brothers, Anthony Williams and Justin Freeman Williams both of Peoria, IL; two sisters, Angela Sanders of Stone Mountain, GA and Louella Freeman Williams of Peoria, IL; five grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his grandparents, two brothers, Roberts Williams and Terrence Williams and one sister, Marie Williams. A memorial service will be held at 10 am on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Bishop Alex Watson will bring words of comfort. Simons Mortuary has been entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at SimonsMortuary.com. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, social distancing and attendance limits will be observed. In accordance with the Illinois Department of Public Health, Funerals are limited to no more than 50% of the capacity of the facility or less. To be consistent with recommendations from the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA), funeral home directors have been instructed and should follow CDC guidelines on gatherings, including those directly related to funerals, visitations, or graveside services. *In an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, we ask that everyone in attendance: wear a face mask and refrain from hugging, kissing and shaking hands (as hard as it is to see someone you care about and not touch them). *It is our responsibility as a Funeral Directors, to do everything we can to advise families in order to honor our beloved Families and to keep everyone as safe as possible. The sanctuary can socially distance and seat 50% of the capacity of the church. All others will be able to flow through prior to beginning of the service. Thanks in advance for your cooperation!
Mr. Kenneth Lester Williams, 56, of Peoria, IL passed away on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 1:34 pm at OSF St. Francis Medical Center. Kenneth was born on July 24, 1964 in Peoria, IL to Mary Williams. Kenneth was an event planner. He was also... View Obituary & Service Information
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