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Ernest Leroy Williams, III, age 71 of Lyndon, died Monday, December 2, 2019 in Worth, IL.

Ernie was born on August 10, 1948 in Chicago, the son of Ernest L. and Mary (Schultz) Williams, Jr. He married Emma m. Newberg on May 6, 1978 in Chicago. He worked in masonry construction for many years. Ernie enjoyed going fishing and camping at Yogi Bear.

Survivors include his wife, Emma; five children, Ron (Deb) Swanberg of Midlothian, IL, Sharon (George) Montalvo of Kennesaw, GA, Richard (Laura) Swanberg of Bridgeview, IL, Sandra (Mark) Armstrong of Lyndon, IL and Dennis (Keri) Swanberg of Coal City, IL; one sister, Nancy (Kendall) Nelson of Peoria, IL; eighteen grandchildren; twenty six great grandchildren and one to be born in January; and one nephew, Brian Nelson.

He was preceded in death by his parents

Visitation will be Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 1:00-3:00 P.M. at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls, 1002 12th Avenue.