Justin Conrad Williams, 94 passed surrounded by his family. Justin graduated from the University of Michigan, majoring in Mechanical Engineering, going on to found Flex-Kleen Corporation and later Williams Engineering. Justin enlisted in the US Navy, training at Great Lakes Naval Station, but saw no combat time. Captain of both Oak Park High School and University of Michigan track teams, Justin was part of an American Record setting relay team at the Penn Relays. Justin was an avid sailor and proud Chicago Yacht Club member, joining the Island Goats Sailing Society, after having completed 28 Chicago to Mackinac Island races. He is preceded in death by his parents Justin Clement Williams and Emily (nee Hartmann) Williams and brother Roger Barrett Williams. Justin is survived by his wife Cathy, sons Todd and Bradley, as well as by his daughters from his first marriage Pamela and Sara, and Sara's children Michael and John Leasure, and Sara's grandchild Arthur. In lieu of flowers, please contribute to a meaningful charity in his name. Chapel service November 2, 1:30 PM at Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 W Rand Rd., Arlington Heights. For additional information, condolences and a link to view the service online, visit Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, www.shalom2.com
Published by Chicago Tribune on Oct. 31, 2021.