Virgil Williams, 57, of Richland Center died Friday, March 7, 2014 at the University Hospital in Madison.

He was born December 7, 1956 in Richland Center the son on Donald and Geraldine (Callaway) Williams. Virgil worked for Tip Top Shows, Wenzel Shows, and Foundries. He loved to work on cars, semi trucks, go fishing, play cribbage, and listen to country music, 70s and 80s rock and roll. Virgil very a very humble, giving and caring person. He was always willing to give a helping hand. Virgil was a loyal friend, a diligent worker, appreciated art, enjoyed Westerns and Sci-Fi. He was a tinkering kind of guy who spent many hours repairing small engines. Virgil had great wit and could rhyme almost about any subject and memorized limericks that have entertained many. He would bring laughter to everyone in his life. Virgil was a very loving son who always brought his mother flowers.

Virgil is survived by his mother, Geraldine J. Williams; daughter, Nicole; brothers and sisters: Bonnie Williams, Doris Williams, Edith Williams, Susie Williams Betty Cartwright, Ronnie Williams, Dean (Cathy) Williams, Gary (Jenelle) William, LeVerne Williams Eileen (Mike) Molzos, Jennifer Wheaton; three grandchildren: Sierra, Serena, and Savannah; aunt Doris Pahl; special friends: Kurt, Steve, Buddy, Bimbo, Beth, and Margie; many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Virgil was preceded in death by his father Donald, sister Donna Williams, granddaughter Destiny, and many aunts and uncle.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 2:00 PM at the Pratt Memorial Chapel, with burial to follow in the Dayton Corners Cemetery. Friends may call at the Pratt Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM and again on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 1:30 PM until the time of the service at 2:00 PM. The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family with their arrangements.