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Laurence E. Williams, correction officer, Army vet

July 8, 1948 – July 2, 2015

Laurence E. Williams, an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, retired corrections officer and lifelong Buffalo-area resident, died Thursday in Hospice Buffalo’s Mitchell Campus, Cheektowaga. He was 66.

The West Seneca resident rose to the rank of E4 during his service in the Army.

Mr. Williams worked as a correction officer at Attica Correctional Facility for 25 years. He retired in March.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing, baseball and bowling.

Survivors include a daughter, Joelle Behlmaier; a son, Guy; two brothers, Philip and Keith; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Paul A. Kloc Blossom Chapels Inc., 4680 Clinton St., West Seneca.

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