Sonja R. (Franz) Williamson

May 14, 1952 ‒ October 17, 2005

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Sonja R. (Franz) Williamson, 53, of Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away on Monday, October 17, 2005 in the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital, Columbus, Ohio.

Sonja was born on May 14, 1952 at Mount Vernon, Ohio, a daughter of late Earl K. and Alice Marie (Mossholder) Franz.

Sonja was a caseworker for the Knox County Job and Family Services, Mount Vernon, Ohio and attended the Gay Street United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon, Ohio. Sonja enjoyed gardening, especially raising roses. Sonja had an award winning rose garden at her home.

Sonja is survived by husband, Duane A. Williamson, whom she married on January 2, 1981; one son, Greg Fox and his wife, Belinda of Howard, Ohio; her step-mother, Mary Franz of Mount Vernon, Ohio; three brothers, Max Franz and his wife, Andrea of Mount Vernon, Ohio, Tom Franz and his wife, Jackie of Mansfield, Ohio, and Tim Franz, and his wife, Jennifer of Mount Vernon, Ohio; two half brothers, Butch and Jeff; one grandson, Devin Fox; nieces and nephews, Christina, Dayna, Jessica, TJ, and KC.

Friends will be received from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home 619 East High St., Mount Vernon, Ohio where funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday. Burial will follow in the Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens, Mount Vernon, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 253 East Church St., Marion, Ohio 43302-3807.

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