Murel “Zeke” McWilliams

“Zeke” McWilliams (1947-2014) went home to the Creator with his wife Mary at his side Feb. 27, 2014, in Salem, Ore.  He was born April 11, 1947, in Toppenish Wash., to Edward McWilliams and Lorraine Wilson.  Zeke was raised by his loving grandmother, Ester Wilson in Beatty, Ore.  He is survived by his wife, Mary McWilliams; children, Naydra, Steven, Misty, Anthony, Raymond, Everett, Nikowa, Nikia, Juan and Joseph; and numerous friends and relatives.  At Zeke’s request, a memorial service was held in Salem at 4751 Astoria NE 97305 on March 6, at 3 p.m. A service will also be held in Beatty at a later date.