Ella Williamson, 99, died July 12, 2013 at the Sigourney Care Center
in Sigourney, Iowa. She was born May 13, 1914 to Edward and Ella Ahrenholz DeVries in
Woodstock, Minnesota. She attended school in
Calhoun County, Iowa. On April 6, 1935 she married George Williamson
in Lake City, Iowa. They lived in Lake City and moved to Bemidji,
Minnesota and farmed 40 years. Ella moved to southeast Iowa in 1990.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband George on
June 28, 1989, one son Wayne Williamson, an infant daughter Irene
Williamson, one sister Etta DeVries,
three brothers Martin, Herman and John DeVries.
She is survived by her children Allen Williamson of Silver
Bay, Minnesota, Eileen McBeth of Keswick, Iowa, seven grandchildren,
several great and great-great grandchildren, one brother Lubbert DeVries of Lake
2:00 P.M. Monday July 15, 2013 at East Liberty Cemetery near