Christopher Neil Williams, 40, of Niles

Published 7:29 am Friday, November 8, 2013

April 12, 1973 — Nov. 3, 2013

Christopher Neil Williams, beloved husband, father, grandfather, son and brother, passed away on a beautiful Sunday morning in Naples, Florida. He was formerly born and raised in Niles, Michigan.



On July 6, 1996 he married his true love, Stacey Renee Rogers, in South Bend, Indiana.

While in Naples he and his wife and daughters enjoyed going to the beach to watch the sunset, swimming in the pool, riding bicycles and taking walks together.

He also loved riding his Harley Davidson, playing golf, watching movies and going shopping with his girls.

Chris was a 1991 graduate of Brandywine High School.

He had owned his own business called Cutting Edge Floors.

He was survived by his wife, Stacey (Rogers) Williams, daughters, Anneke Wagley, 23 (Matthew Bricker) of Niles, Sydney Williams, 14, Brooke Williams, 8, both of Naples, Florida. His parents Kenneth and Susan Williams of Niles, MI. HIs sister Amy Sue (Nelson) Williams of Niles, MI, and his brother Kenneth (Lynn) Williams Jr. of Niles, MI. He has two grandchildren, Brian and Zayleigh both of Niles. Father and Mother in-law, Roy Dale and Rosalie Rogers of South Bend, IN. Sister-in-law, Krista (Dan) Scott of Mishawaka, IN. Many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and life long friends.

He will be forever loved and missed by all. Chris loved life and carried his life on by being an organ and tissue donor.

A Celebration of Life memorial service will be held Tuesday, November 12 at Grace United Methodist Church, 501 Grant St, Niles, MI. Officiated by Rae Williams (Chris’ Aunt). Services will be held at 6 p.m. with a dinner gathering to follow.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking memorial contributions be made to Stacey Williams at 8523 Ibis Cove Circle, Naples, FL 34119 for their daughters Sydney and Brooke.

Cremation was handled by Shikany’s Bonita Funeral Home, Bonita Springs, FL.