Stacy Williamson-Witherell, 1973-2015

Published 10:09 am Thursday, November 5, 2015

Stacy J. Williamson-Witherell, 42, of Waseca passed away on Monday, Nov. 2, 2015 at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester following an extended illness.

Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at McRaith Funeral Home & Crematory in Waseca. The Rev. Brad Wickersheim will officiate.

Stacy Jo, daughter of Steven and Lona (Jacobson) Williamson, was born on May 11, 1973, in Albert Lea. She attended and graduated from Glenville-Emmons High School, where she excelled on the track team. Following high school she attended college in Jamestown, North Dakota. In May 2000, she moved to Massachusetts. She was united in marriage to Kathryn “Kate”  Witherell on Sept. 9, 2009, in Dalton, Massachusetts. Stacy and Kate showed their love of others by taking in foster children for many years. Stacy most recently worked as a manager for BCAC in Pittsfield, but also worked for Dollar Tree and Rust Consulting in Faribault. She enjoyed gardening, reading, fishing and swimming. Stacy loved her children and spending time with her family and friends.

Stacy Williamson-Witherell

Stacy Williamson-Witherell

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Stacy is survived by her wife, Kate Witherell, of Waseca; children Kimberly, Kaiden and Kenneth; parents Steven and Lona Williamson of Waseca; siblings Derek Williamson of Waseca and Melissa Nelson of Emmons; nephews and niece Devin, Dakota, Dylan and Emma of Waseca; mother-in-law, Ruth Witherell; brothers-in-law James (Amanda) Witherell and Kent (Mel) Witherell; sisters-in-law Mary Witherell Taylor, Maggie Witherell and Sandra Witherell; many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews in Massachusetts; and by many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Dustin, in infancy; grandparents Virginia Williamson, Lurlin and Luella Jacobson and Margaret Jacobson; father-in-law, Jim Witherell Sr.; and brothers-in-law Gene and Keith Witherell.

The family would like to send a special thank you to Dr. Troy Benson in Waseca for all of the wonderful care he gave to Stacy during her illness.

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