The Life of Lyda Korbelak Williams
Lyda K. Williams, 92, wife of the late Harry F. Williams, a longtime Ansonia resident of Wakelee Avenue, currently of Indian Harbor Beach, Fla., died Friday June 19, 2009. She was born October 13, 1916 in Ansonia, daughter of the late Michael and Julia Rotko Korbelak. Lyda was a member of Ansonia's Republican Party and was active in voter registration. She was also a member of the Ansonia Garden Club and the Valley Y.M.C.A. She is survived by her two sons, jeffrey Williams and his wife Julie Thalen of Woodbridge and Kent Williams and his wife Jenny of Merritt Island, Fla; ten grandchildren, Jarod Williams of Gaithersburg, Md., Nicole Williams of Southbury, Kegan, Logan, Tyler and Brendan Williams all of Merritt Island, Fla, and Nathan Whittlesey and Devin, Danielle and Jacob Houthoofd also of Merritt Island, Fla. The Jenkins-King Funeral Home Ansonia is entrusted with the arrangements. Funeral and committal services will be private. She will be buried in Pine Grove Cemetery Ansonia.