DEXTER – Barbara R. (Sinclair) Williams passed away May 28, 2012, after a short illness at the Maine Veterans Home, Bangor. Born Nov. 25, 1926, in Garland, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Bertha (Skillins) Sinclair.
She raised her family in Dexter with her late husband Leonard "Bud" Williams. Barbara was a longtime resident of Dexter and was an employee of Dexter Shoe Co. until her retirement in 1995. Barbara moved to Bangor in 2002 and she resided at Freeze’s Assisted Living home until 2008 when she moved to the Maine Veterans Home, where she was well taken care of.
She was predeceased by her sisters, Nancy L. (Sinclair) Gordan and Wilamena Richardson. Barbara is survived by her brother, Bernard Sinclair and family of Riverton, Wyo.; her son, Paul and his wife, Mary Williams, and their children, Kim and Tommy Martin and family, Stacy and Dan Schlickbernd and family, and Kendall and Melanie Williams and family, all of Tuttle, Okla.; and her son, Jack Williams of Bangor, his son, Chris and his wife, Elizabeth Williams, and sons of Exeter, N.H., and his stepchildren, Paul and Bobbi Hosmer and son of Bangor, and Merrilee and Michael Agana and daughters of Orange Park, Fla.
At the request of Barbara there will be no services. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Maine Veterans Home, 44 Hogan Road, Bangor, ME 04401.