Richard A. “Dick” Williams, age 80, of Waldo, passed away Saturday, November 12, 2016, at Columbia St. Mary’s Ozaukee Hospital in Mequon.

He was born in Milwaukee on October 25, 1936, son of the late Gordon and Helen (Young) Williams.

Dick graduated from Waldo High School in 1955.

On May 11, 1957, he married Kathy Pfeiffer at First Congregational U.C.C. in Plymouth.

Dick served for 27 ½ years as an officer for the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Department.

For many years he also ran a fire extinguisher business, and from 1983 to 2001 he and Kathy ran the Williams Café in Waldo.

Dick wore many hats in the Waldo community. For several years he served as an EMT, Constable of Waldo, and also was a member of the Waldo Fire Department, serving part of his time as Captain.

He also served in the Navy Reserves for 8 years.

He enjoyed music of all kinds and spending time with his loving family.

He is survived by his wife: Kathy of Waldo; Two children: Deborah (Dennis) Perronne and Gary Williams, both of Waldo; Four granddaughters: Katherine (David) Stange of Plymouth, Denise (Nate) Paulish of Kiel, Rebecca Perronne of Crystal Falls, MI, and Mary Jo Perronne (fiancé: Tim Schleicher) of Waldo; 4 greatgranddaughters and 3 great-grandsons; Two sisters: Mary Ann (DuWayne) Schultz and Carol Williams both of Plymouth and 1 sister in law: Nancy Williams of Plymouth.

He is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Dick was preceded in death by his parents, and brother: Donald Williams.

Funeral Services will take place on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at the Suchon Funeral Home in Plymouth. Visitation will take place from 2:00 – 5:00 P.M. with the Prayer Service at 5:00 P.M. Father Wayne Bittner will officiate. A private Inurnment will be held at the Waldo Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in Dick’s name.

The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Plymouth is serving the family. For online condolences, please visit

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