Laurie E. Williams, a homemaker and former Ocean City resident, died of liver and kidney failure May 21 at a hospice in Sacramento, Calif. She was 52.
The former Laurie Elizabeth Yuhn was born in Baltimore and raised on Kent Island and in Cockeysville. She was a 1972 graduate of Dulaney High School.
Mrs. Williams lived for many years in Ocean City, where she worked part time delivering The Sun. She moved to Sacramento in 2005.
She was a talented musician, artist and poet who signed her works "Breeny," family members said.
A Mass of Christian burial will be offered at 11 a.m. June 8 at St. Christopher's Roman Catholic Church in Chester.
Surviving are a son, Jason B. LeBrun of Sacramento; her mother and stepfather, Kenneth and Michaela Townsend of Spring Hill, Fla.; a brother, Jon C. Yuhn of Perry Hall; six sisters, Stephanie Michaels of Baltimore; Sara H. Davidson of Stevensville, Kendra L. Marvel of Ridgely, Lisa K. Peterson of Shewsbury, Mass., M. Paige Greene of Los Palisades, Calif., and Virginia T. Dalton of Spring Hill, Fla.; and many nieces and nephews.