Marcella J. "Marcy" (Poorman) Williams

July 21, 1926 ~ August 9, 2019 (age 93)


Marcella J. "Marcy" Williams, 93, of New Carlisle, passed away Friday August 9, 2019 at Memorial Hospital, South Bend. She was born on July 21, 1926 in South Bend, to the late Emery A. and Gladys (Freese) Davis. On November 3, 1973, as Marcella J. Poorman, she married Robert L. Williams, who preceded her in death on October 10, 1985. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Larry and Robert Poorman; son-in-law, Robert Anderson and a granddaughter Amanda Anderson. Marcy is survived by her two daughters, Vickie (Dan) Kolczynski of South Bend and Jane Ann Anderson of Sanford, FL; a daughter-in-law, Stefanie Poorman of Royal Palm Beach, FL; two step-sons, Robert (Shirley) Williams of Georgetown, TX and Kevin Williams of Norman, OK; seven grandchildren, Darin Bongiovanni of Mishawaka, IN, Karin (Craig) Dale of Niles, MI, Dawn (Brian) Reublin, Michelle (Jeff) Sorbello both of Sanford, FL, Seth (Leah) Poorman and Brittany (Justin) Amaton, both of Royal Palm Beach, FL; eight great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; six step great-grandchildren; a sister, Patricia Welcome of South Bend; brother, John (Bonnie) Davis of Breezy Point, MN; and by several nieces and nephews. She retired from South Bend Toy after 10 years of service in the Purchasing Department. Marcy was a 1944 Riley High School graduate, attended the Lydick United Methodist Church, and enjoyed volunteering at Hamilton Communities. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday August 14, 2019 at the Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Dr., South Bend. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 10 a.m. Thursday August 15, 2019, with Pastor Cindy Ulrich officiating. Burial will follow at Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lydick United Methodist Church. To send online condolences, please visit www.kaniewski.com.

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August 14, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Kaniewski Funeral Homes, Inc.
3545 N. Bendix Drive
South Bend, IN 46628

Funeral Service
August 15, 2019

10:00 AM
Kaniewski Funeral Homes, Inc.
3545 N. Bendix Drive
South Bend, IN 46628

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