April 2, 1988 July 12, 2014
Brent D. "Powder" Williams, 26, Duncansville, died Saturday evening in a motorcycle accident in Porter Township, Huntingdon County.
He was born in Altoona, son of Thomas and Robin (Lonsinger) Williams.
Surviving are his parents of Altoona; a daughter, Mackenzie of Altoona, who was the light of his life; his former wife, Whitney Williams of Altoona; his fiancee, Denyel Balliet, with whom he resided; a stepdaughter, Lexi Balliet of Duncansville; a brother, Tommy (Melinda) of Altoona; three sisters: Heather (Bill) Wyandt of Huntington, W.Va., Brittany and fiance, Brian Lear, of Altoona, and Ashlyn and fiance, Hunter Phillips, of Duncansville; and his maternal grandparents, Roger and Nancy Lonsinger, and paternal grandmother, Mary Pat Williams, all of Altoona.
Brent was the proud uncle of five nieces and nephews: Jared Williams, Braylon Williams, Alyce Tipton, Ella Williams and Kyla Wyandt.
He was preceded in death by a son, Isaiah, in October 2007; and his grandfather, Robert D. Williams.
Brent was a 2006 graduate of Altoona Area High School. He was employed by Union Tank Car Co. in Altoona, where he worked in the parts department. He was a chaplain for the Mountain City Law Dogs Motorcycle Club and a member of A.B.A.T.E. of Pennsylvania and the Cesare Battisti Club.
Brent loved spending time with his daughter, stepdaughter and family. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and working on cars and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 17, 2014, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 18, 2014, in Stevens Memorial Chapel by Pastor George Sanders. Committal will be held at Grandview Cemetery.
The family requests that contributions be made to a trust fund for Brent's daughter, Mackenzie Williams, at First Commonwealth Bank, 2009 Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, PA 16602.