Charlyne A. Williams, 85, passed away Monday, September 16, 2019 at Wesley Towers in Hutchinson, KS.
Charlyne was born March 2, 1934 in St. Joseph, MO., the daughter of Ray and Lucy (Christopher) Kerns. On August 11, 1951 she married Howard W. Williams in St. Joseph, MO., to this union they were blessed with five children, Robert, Edward, Steven, Cindy, and Tammy. Charlyne was a homemaker. She enjoyed spending her time gardening, sewing, crocheting, cooking and canning, but most of all she had a love for small animals. She also attended Countryside Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Howard; an infant son; brothers, Glen Kerns, Junior Kerns, and Dennis Kerns; sisters, Rosalie Licktieg and Lorene Tolbert; a great grandson, Wiley Stewart.
Charlyne is survived by her sons, Robert (Debbi) Williams, Edward (Marsha) Williams and Steven (Sherry) Williams; daughters, Cindy (Phil) Schmitt and Tammy (Jason) Stanley; brother, Thomas Kerns; grandchildren, Shanan (Wes) Stewart, Misti (Todd) Loyle, Jason (Susan) Williams, Matthew (Tresza) Williams, Jennifer Williams, Michael Williams, Gary Williams, Alex Schmitt, Zach Schmitt, Brianna Stanley, Miranda Stanley, Caitlyn Stanley and Jacob Stanley; 15 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Hutchinson Funeral Chapel, 300 E. 30th Ave., Hutchinson, KS, with Pastor Wayne Pittman officiating. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. with family present to greet friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Hutchinson Funeral Chapel. Burial will take place in Memorial Park Cemetery, Hutchinson, KS. Memorials may be given to the Hutchinson Humane Society and can be sent in care of the funeral chapel.