Joel Edwin Williams

SOMERVILLE – Joel Edwin Williams, 48, passed away on June 30, 2021.

He was born in Waterville, Nov. 6, 1972, the son of Herm and Cathy Colby Williams.

Joel grew up on Togus Pond. He attended Cony High School, where he graduated in 1991. He was a Jack of all trades, but his true passion was in the agricultural industry. He went on to create his own business called Crooked Creek Cannabis, that he put his heart and soul into up until his passing.

He was a biker. His favorite thing to do was throw on his leather jacket and ride his Harley. Rain or shine he was ridin’. He loved spending time with his family.

He was predeceased by his brother, Corey Williams.

Joel is survived by his parents, Herm and Cathy Williams of Pittston, his daughter Kyley Williams and her fiancé Richard Poirier, grandchildren Noah and Elliot Poirier, son Joel Williams and many other family members.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 17, 2021, at 1 p.m., at Staples Funeral Home, 53 Brunswick Avenue, Gardiner, followed by interment in Resthaven Cemetery, Windsor.

Race the rain, ride the wind, and chase the sunset with your brother forever.

Arrangements are entrusted with Staples Funeral Home and Cremation Care, 53 Brunswick Avenue, Gardiner, Maine.

Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared with the family on the obituary page of the Staples Funeral Home website:

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Maine Children’s Cancer Program. Checks should be made out Maine Medical Center and mailed to: Maine Medical Center Philanthropy Department 22 Bramhall Street Portland, ME 04102

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