May 162014

Lorraine Ann Williams, 67, died Friday, May 9, 2014, at Flagstaff Medical Center with her family by her side.

Lorraine was born January 28, 1947, in Winslow, Ariz., to David and Evelyn Poolheco. She attended and graduated high school in Winslow. She began her bank teller career at Valley National Bank in 1975 and continued through several company changes when she finally retired from Bank of the West in 2007.

Lorraine was a loving mom, grandmother, aunt, sister and wife. She loved to sing and was known for her generosity and sweet friendly face at the bank.

She is survived by her daughter, Stephanie; son George Williams, Jr. (Betty); grandchildren Sydney Poolheco-Amavisca, Luis Sena Jr. and David Sena; brothers, Irving Poolheco (Vivian) of Winslow, Frank Poolheco Sr. (Terri) of New Mexico; Sidney Poolheco of Winslow; and Walter Poolheco (Edna) of Winslow; sister Isabel Ortega (Johnny) of Winslow; many nieces and nephews, and her pets Manu, Coco, and Shadow.

Lorraine was preceded in death by her husband George F. Williams Sr., parents David and Evelyn Poolheco, daughter Shannon and brother David Poolheco Jr.

Visitation will be held at Greer’s Mortuary from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, May 16, Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 17, at Valley Baptist Church, located at 300 East Mahoney Street, with burial services to follow at Desert View Cemetery. A reception will take place at Immanuel Bible Chapel, located at 1223 West Third Street.