Anthony Williamson Obituary: A Remarkable Life Remembered

With deep sorrow, we announce the passing of Anthony (Tony) Williamson on November 4th, 2023, in Rostrevor. Anthony, a man who embodied love and family, leaves behind a legacy of cherished memories and a life well-lived. This obituary pays tribute to his life’s journey and the lasting impact he made on those around him.

Summary Table

Full NameAnthony (Tony) Williamson
Date of PassingNovember 4, 2023
Place of Residence36a Kilbroney Road, Rostrevor
Survived byChildren, grandchildren, siblings
SpouseLate Brenda Williamson
ChildrenSiobhan, Fiona, Tony, Bronagh, Catherine, late Geraldine
GrandchildrenConuir, Niamh, Matthew, Ryan, and more
SiblingsEileen, Michael, late Pat, Charlie, and Annie
Funeral ServiceNovember 7, at St Mary’s Star of the Sea Church, Rostrevor

Early Life and Family

Anthony’s journey began in a family enriched with love and togetherness. As a husband to the late Brenda, he shared a lifetime of love and moments that now form a tapestry of memories for his family.

A Devoted Father and Grandfather

As a father, Anthony’s love knew no bounds. He was not only a father to his biological children but also embraced his children’s spouses as his own. His role as a granda was filled with warmth, each grandchild carrying forward a piece of his legacy.

Pillar of Strength in the Family

Anthony was a brother who stood as a pillar of strength for Eileen and Michael. His bond with them was unbreakable, transcending time and distance. He also fondly remembered his late siblings Pat, Charlie, and Annie.

Final Respects and Funeral

Anthony’s wake is being held at his residence, welcoming friends and family to pay their respects. His funeral procession will leave his late residence for a Requiem Mass at St Mary’s Star of the Sea Church, Rostrevor, followed by interment at Kilbroney Cemetery.


Anthony Williamson’s life was a testament to love, family, and resilience. As we bid him farewell, we hold onto the memories and lessons he imparted. His legacy of love and family will continue to live on in the hearts of those who knew him.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests privacy on the morning of the funeral and welcomes virtual attendance at the Requiem Mass via