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Connie Williams, RIP [Walter Williams subs for Rush]
Digg.com / Lew Rockwell ^ | December 30, 2007 | jbrownfield

Posted on 12/31/2007 9:35:53 AM PST by ConservativeMind

Professor Walter Williams' wife, Connie, passed away from a subdural hematoma suffered after a fall.


TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; Philosophy
KEYWORDS: gmu; obituary; talkradio; walterwilliams
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To: ConservativeMind

Rest in peace. Thoughts and prayers to the Williams family.


101 posted on 12/31/2007 11:36:10 AM PST by conservaDave (You can't ignore the democRAT...He's a menace to health, home and industry...kill him!)
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To: ConservativeMind

Prayers for the Williams family


102 posted on 12/31/2007 11:36:13 AM PST by rockabyebaby (HEY JORGE, SHUT UP AND BUILD THE BLEEPING FENCE, ACTIONS SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS.)
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To: Clint N. Suhks

Roger that ... RIP.


103 posted on 12/31/2007 11:36:45 AM PST by sono (Washington, DC. You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy.)
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To: ConservativeMind

Prayers for Dr. Walter Williams and his family.

May she rest in peace.


104 posted on 12/31/2007 11:37:24 AM PST by NeoCaveman (If higher cigarette taxes discourage smoking, what...do higher Income Taxes discourage? - massgopguy)
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To: not2worry
Did you hear the break spots she did once for the program when he was on? They were absolutely hysterical. She said she had one thing to say to all the female listeners, and that was to keep away from her man!

I know she had to be a wonderful woman. I'm so sad for Dr. Williams and his family.

105 posted on 12/31/2007 11:38:39 AM PST by Mrs. P (I am most seriously displeased. - Lady Catherine de Bourg)
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To: ConservativeMind

Dr. Williams-—our prayers are with you.

You have inspired many of my students...God Bless You and your family.


106 posted on 12/31/2007 11:38:49 AM PST by eleni121 (+ En Touto Nika! By this sign conquer! + Constantine the Great)
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To: ConservativeMind
oooooooooo, I LIKE Walter Williams!


107 posted on 12/31/2007 11:38:55 AM PST by bannie
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To: ConservativeMind

Prayers up!


108 posted on 12/31/2007 11:40:16 AM PST by Lead Moderator
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To: proudofthesouth

Are you sure you’re not thinking of Mark Belling?


109 posted on 12/31/2007 11:42:33 AM PST by fanfan ("We don't start fights my friends, but we finish them, and never leave until our work is done."PMSH)
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To: proudofthesouth
Um, this isn't about you.....there's a time and place for criticism, this is NOT the time or place to criticize a man who just lost his wife. Sheesh.
110 posted on 12/31/2007 11:42:40 AM PST by rockabyebaby (HEY JORGE, SHUT UP AND BUILD THE BLEEPING FENCE, ACTIONS SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS.)
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To: everyone

RIP ... Prayers up for the family. I’ve known a lot of families, including my own, who have suffered loss during the Holidays. God Bless us all. Please.

Jude 1:24


111 posted on 12/31/2007 11:46:29 AM PST by DUH
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To: DUH

God Bless you, FRiend.

I know it’s not the same thing, but I had to put my 15 year old German Sheppard down this afternoon.


112 posted on 12/31/2007 11:52:14 AM PST by fanfan ("We don't start fights my friends, but we finish them, and never leave until our work is done."PMSH)
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To: sono
I can’t find an obituary or death report at any paper in Philadelphia or DC.
113 posted on 12/31/2007 11:52:36 AM PST by Clint N. Suhks ()
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To: Clint N. Suhks
December 30, 2007 Connie Williams, RIP Posted by Lew Rockwell at December 30, 2007 09:18 PM From Professor Walter Williams: "It is with great sadness that I inform you that Connie, my friend of 50 years and my wife of nearly 48 years, died peacefully yesterday, December 29th. The day after Christmas she had a very minor fall. After the fall she said that she felt okay and we proceeded to eat dinner which went normally. After dinner she felt a bit strange and made an effort to get up from the chair. That was when the effect of the fall started taking place. Within a few minutes, she became totally verbally unresponsive. I called 911. The paramedics arrived quickly and she was helicoptered to University of Pennsylvania trauma center. It turned out that the fall was enough to cause a severe subdural hematoma. She underwent emergency surgery. The neurosurgeon’s prognosis both before and after the surgery was not promising at all. Devyn, who had just left to return to Los Angeles, where she now lives, returned the next day. Connie made me promise there would be no funeral or memorial services for her and I intend to abide by those wishes. She always said that our 35 years in our home in Devon, Pennsylvania, have been the happiest of her life. Therefore, her wish was to be cremated and her remains scattered about our property so that she will always be here. I have lost a dear wife and friend and the person whose partnership with me accounts for much of our success. Devyn has lost a loving mother. And you’ve lost a delightful friend." (Thanks to Brian Wilson.)
114 posted on 12/31/2007 12:05:54 PM PST by LucyJo
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To: ConservativeMind

Awful.. Prayers for Mr. Williams and his family.


115 posted on 12/31/2007 12:10:03 PM PST by b4its2late (GITMO is way too nice of a place to house low life terrorists.)
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To: ConservativeMind

Poor Mrs. Williams. Dr. Williams, my prayers to you and your family. You are a good man.


116 posted on 12/31/2007 12:11:18 PM PST by Shady (The Fairness Doctrine is ANYTHING but fair!!!!)
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To: ConservativeMind

Check out the “Good Housewife Guide” Walter posted on his Web site. Notice the underlined portions. Yes, Mrs. Williams was a saint!

http://gmu.edu/departments/economics/wew/misc/days.pdf


117 posted on 12/31/2007 12:12:36 PM PST by LibFreeOrDie (L'Chaim!)
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To: ConservativeMind

I am a huge Dr. Williams fan and loved the way he would speak of “Mrs. WIlliams [having] something to say about that.” Prayers for the Williams family.


118 posted on 12/31/2007 12:13:05 PM PST by EDINVA
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To: LucyJo

Friend of 50 years bump.


119 posted on 12/31/2007 12:14:02 PM PST by fanfan ("We don't start fights my friends, but we finish them, and never leave until our work is done."PMSH)
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To: LucyJo; All
Perhaps this can be read more easily. This could be the reason there has been no death notice in the paper.

December 30, 2007

Connie Williams, RIP

Posted by Lew Rockwell at December 30, 2007 09:18 PM

From Professor Walter Williams:
"It is with great sadness that I inform you that Connie, my friend of 50 years and my wife of nearly 48 years, died peacefully yesterday, December 29th.

The day after Christmas she had a very minor fall. After the fall she said that she felt okay and we proceeded to eat dinner which went normally. After dinner she felt a bit strange and made an effort to get up from the chair. That was when the effect of the fall started taking place. Within a few minutes, she became totally verbally unresponsive. I called 911.

The paramedics arrived quickly and she was helicoptered to University of Pennsylvania trauma center.
It turned out that the fall was enough to cause a severe subdural hematoma. She underwent emergency surgery. The neurosurgeon’s prognosis both before and after the surgery was not promising at all.

Devyn, who had just left to return to Los Angeles, where she now lives, returned the next day.

Connie made me promise there would be no funeral or memorial services for her and I intend to abide by those wishes. She always said that our 35 years in our home in Devon, Pennsylvania, have been the happiest of her life. Therefore, her wish was to be cremated and her remains scattered about our property so that she will always be here.

I have lost a dear wife and friend and the person whose partnership with me accounts for much of our success. Devyn has lost a loving mother. And you’ve lost a delightful friend." (Thanks to Brian Wilson.)

120 posted on 12/31/2007 12:14:23 PM PST by LucyJo
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