84. Mary Ann Fischer was born on 29 October 1927 on the family farm in rural Sterling, Johnson County, Nebraska.. She graduated in 1945 from Adams High School, in Adams, Gage County, Nebraska.37 Following graduation She taught elementary school in rural Sterling and Panama Nebraska.
Mary Ann Fischer and Merlin John Williams were married on 2 February 1946 in Marysville, Marshal County, Kansas. Merlin John Williams, son of Joel Hull Williams and Mary Luella Tally, was born on 22 March 1927 in Adams, Gage County, Nebraska. He graduated in May 1945 from Adams High School in Adams, Gage County, Nebraska. He served in the United States Army from 28 July 1945 to 8 January 1947 in Korea. He was with the 892nd Ordinance, Heavy Automotive Maintenance Company and achieved the rank of Tech 5. Merlin was trucker in Adams, Gage County, Nebraska area. He worked for his father when he returned from military service. They then purchased his father's trucking company in Adams and owned and operated Williams Transfer from 1952 to 1992. He also served as a school bus driver and volunteer fireman and had served on the Adams village board.
Mary Ann Fischer and Merlin John Williams had the following children: