Mr. Gary Allen Williams

  • Born: May 17, 1936
  • Died: May 21, 2014
  • Location: Overland Park, Kansas

Johnson County Funeral Chapel and Cemetery

11200 Metcalf Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66210

Tel. (913) 451-1860

Tribute & Message From The Family

Gary Allen Williams was born on the family farm southeast of Paola, KS, March 17, 1936, and went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 21, 2014.
Gary graduated as class valedictorian from Paola High School in 1954 and earned a BS degree with honors in Engineering Physics from KU in 1958 and was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship for graduate study in Germany. In 1960, he accepted an engineering position with Taylor Forge and Pipe Works of Kansas, Inc., in Paola, and later spring thirty-three years employed by Bendix (Allied, Allied Signal, Honeywell) in Kansas City, MO.
Sept. 13, 1963, he married Ann Gross from Zurich, Switzerland. To them were born two sons, the late Andrew H. Williams and Robert A. Williams of Covington, TN.
His interests after retirement included genealogy and the maintenance of the remainder of the family farm.
Gary and Ann have been involved for many years in Bible study through R. B. Thieme, jr., Bible Ministries, and Berachah Church of Houston, Texas. A memorial service will be held at the Johnson County Chapel, 11200 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, KS on Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 2 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the R. B. Thieme, jr., Bible Ministries, 2815 Sage Road, Houston, Texas 77056.

Condolence & Memory Journal

To rob and his mother Ann, sorry for the loss of a father and husband. I miss him also..he was always cool and calm no matter what kind of trouble the boys got into. He was an intelligent man. He is much missed.

Posted by James Bell    September 02, 2018


Gary gave me lots of geneology info which I was grateful to have. He was very knowledgeable and a genuinely great person. He will be greatly missed by his family.

Posted by Debbi Spivey - Canton, GA - Daugher of Roger Williams-cousin   June 03, 2014


At one time we played together growing up when we were little.

Posted by Roger Dean Williams - Deer Park, TX - Cousin   June 03, 2014

Ann, I know God will comfort you and your Loving Son Robert, in this great loss. Gary was a grand human being.

As always, my thoughts will be with you every day.


Posted by Sally Mort - Sun City West, AZ   May 29, 2014

Ann, my prayers and sympathy are for you in Gary's sudden death. But I also rejoice for him, now with the Lord. May the God of all comfort comfort you, now and in the coming days.
Deanna Marquette

Posted by A friend   May 29, 2014