- Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Pauline “Babe” Williams, 94, a resident of Newtown and formerly of Bridgeport, died peacefully, June 6. She was born November 28, 1918, on Thanksgiving Day, in Scranton, Penn., a daughter of Pauline (Schmidt) and Edward Nicholas.
Mrs Williams was a member of the synchronized swim team the Aquamaids, and competed with them around the country. She worked in retail for many years at Gimbels. She was a seamstress professionally, as well as for her family, crafting wedding gowns and Halloween costumes.