Diana M. Williams (nee Tooth)
1936 ~ 2018
Mrs. Diana Williams of Lethbridge, beloved wife of nearly 60 years to Dr. Eric (A.R.F) Williams, passed away at the Good Samaritan’s Society Park Meadows Village, with complications associated with Dementia on Friday, March 23, 2018 at the age of 81 years.
Born on September 25, 1936 in Birmingham, England, outstanding at school, she went to University College London where she graduated with a B.Sc. in Mathematics at age 20. Diana married a medical student with some promise in 1958.
She leaves loving relatives: husband Eric, sister Elisabeth (Alan), sons Richard (Ruth) and Stephen (Patt), along with two cherished grandchildren Julian and Alexandra. Her parents Alexander and Maude Tooth predeceased her.
As lifelong Anglicans, Diana and Eric went to Masasi Tanzania in 1963 for two years as medical Missionaries. Six years in Luton, England proceeded emigration to Lethbridge in 1972. Diana was always an active naturalist, hiking and teaching children in her much-loved Coulees. Never a quiet day, Diana kept involved in many local groups especially the Federation of University Women. A gourmet cook and notable runner. She will be much missed.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00am on Friday, April 6, 2018 at ST. AUGUSTINE’S ANGLICAN CHURCH, 411 - 11 Street South, Lethbridge, AB., with Canon James Robinson officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Saint Augustine’s Memorial Fund, 411 - 11 Street South, Lethbridge, AB., T1J 2N9.