January 18, 2012
Asa Adam Williams, Sr., 87, former Phoenix, NY resident, passed away at Syracuse Home Association, Baldwinsville, on Wednesday January 18, 2012. Born to his late parents, Hazel (Gates) and Aries Williams on March 2, 1924. He was a machine operator for Sealright Corporation, Fulton, retiring in 1986. Asa was an avid hunter and enjoyed camping. He was predeceased by his loving wife of 63 years, the former Helen I. Burton on February 21, 2011; his brother, Irving Casler and his sister, Edna Regan. Surviving are his son Asa A. (Patricia) Williams, Jr. of Syracuse; two daughters, Eloise B. (William) Weston and Cathy L. (Robert) DeJohn all of Syracuse; two brothers, Clifford Casler of Phoenix, and W. Joseph Casler of NC; one sister, Ella Mae Fraser of Brewerton; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family wishes to extend their appreciation to the staff at Syracuse Home Association for the wonderful care of their father.
Services are at 3 pm on Sunday at the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix. Burial in Chase Cemetery, Lysander, at the convenience of the family. Calling hours are are from noon to 3 pm on Sunday, prior to the service, in the funeral home 431 Main St.. Contributions: Syracuse Home Foundation, 7740 Meigs Rd., Baldwinsville, NY 13027