Zoe Eva (Heiner) Williams, age 93, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Aug. 10, 2012.
Zoe was born to Elmer and Ora (Ross) Heiner on Aug. 3, 1919, in Rooks County, Kansas. She married Alfred William Williams on Oct. 18, 1937, in Grand Junction, Colo. Together they raised a family of 12: Fred, Tommy, Charles, Jane, Art, Daryl, Lance, Ron, Bill, Clara, Jim and Gayle. She was a loving grandmother of 23, great-grandmother of 39 and great-great-grandmother of five.
She dedicated her life to raising her family and caring for their home.
Zoe kept busy by working in her garden, fishing with her husband and helping with her grandchildren. Later in life, Zoe made quilts for children at the Ronald McDonald House. She also blessed every grandchild with a handmade quilt.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Alfred; three children, Tommy, Jane and Lance; and two grandchildren, Christopher and Michael.
Zoe will be laid to rest at 1 p.m. on Aug. 30, 2012, with a graveside service at Woodland Cemetery.