Mr. John W. Williams

  • Born: January 22, 1934
  • Died: March 9, 2019
  • Location: Londonderry, New Hampshire

Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium - Hanover Street

243 Hanover Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

John W. Williams, 85, of Londonderry, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Elliot Hospital, Manchester, surrounded by his loving family.

John was born in Rochester, NY, he was the son of the late Roy J. and Emma (Dutcher) Williams

A beloved father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend. John's family was most important in his life. He cherished time spent with his family during the holidays, and summer barbeques. John was known for and will always be remembered for his well-done steaks and hamburgers. John enjoyed being able to golf in his spare time, playing bingo, and games of all types. John will be remembered for his kindness, generosity, and his warm heart.

Along with his parents he is also predeceased by his wife Barbara (Hill) Williams of 43 years, his daughter Becki Mignogna, and his loving companion Rita Wood of 18 years.

John is survived by his children Robin DeRossi and her husband Chuck of Londonderry, NH, Mark Williams and his wife Margaret of Goffstown, NH, Sheri Crane and her husband Ralph of Derry, NH, and Beth Chapman and her husband Bob of Pittsfield, MA; and his son in law Scott of Manchester, NH. John also leaves a legacy that will live on with his 9 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild on the way.

ARRANGEMENTS: His Memorial Gathering will be held in the Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 243 Hanover St., Manchester, on Sunday, March 24 Calling hours are 330-530. A Memorial Service will take place at 4:00. To view John's Online Tribute, send condolences to the family, or for more information, visit


Condolence & Memory Journal

The Williams family Please accept our sincerest condolenses on Mr Williams passing > Robin & Chuck his legacy will always live in your hearts,. We are totally saddened.

Posted by Ann & Lou Roy - Manchester, NH   March 22, 2019

I'm very sorry for your loss. May you always cherish the memories of John. May
the "God of Comfort" sustain you through the difficult days ahead-2 cor 1:3

Posted by Becky - NV   March 20, 2019

To the family of Mr. John Williams,

I would like to express my sincere condolences for the loss of Mr. Williams.

May the Most High God strengthen your family during this difficult time of sorrow. Please find comfort in Psalms 145:18, 19 promise that "he is near to all those calling on him."


Posted by A friend   March 18, 2019

I am so sorry for your loss. May the God who "binds up the brokenhearted" and "comforts all who mourn," strengthen you during this difficult time. Isaiah 61:1, 2.

Posted by A friend   March 18, 2019

My deepest condolences are with the family and friends during this difficult time. May the comfort from our loving God bring peace and warmth. Continue to cherish the wonderful memories. (Jeremiah 29:11 2 Thessalonians 2:16,17.)

Posted by A friend   March 18, 2019

I'm so sorry for your loss. May prayer comfort you in this time of grief. 1 Thessalonians 5: 17 "pray constantly"

Posted by A friend   March 18, 2019

May you all have the strength you need at this time of sorrow, Phillipians 4:13.- Philadelphia.

Posted by A friend   March 18, 2019


My deepest condolences to all of John's family and friends. RIP John, I'm sure Becki was there to welcome you home.

Posted by Jan DiMarzio DiMarzio - Manchester, NH - Family Friend   March 15, 2019

Mark and Family . . . I am so sorry for the loss of your father and I send my deepest sympathies to all the family.

Posted by Susan Carrier - MANCHESTER, NH - Family   March 14, 2019

May the God of all comfort sustain your family during the days ahead Psalms 119:76

Posted by A friend   March 13, 2019

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