Charlotte Parke Williams

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Charlotte Parke Williams, 42, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, at her home.

Charlotte was born on Oct. 19, 1977, in Saranac Lake, the daughter of Patricia L. and William J. Curran.

Charlotte grew up in Saranac Lake and attended Petrova Elementary School, the Grier School (Tyrone, Pennsylvania) and also Mitchell College (New London, Connecticut).

Charlotte moved as a young adult to Virginia Beach, where she welcomed and raised her two beautiful daughters, Kaitlyn (17) and Violet (8). Charlotte is survived by both of her daughters; her brothers Christopher (Heather his wife, and children Maggie, Hugh and Harry of Darien, Connecticut) and Scott (Stephanie his wife, and children Jack and Kate of Marblehead, Massachusetts) Curran, her parents, her partner James Bucher (and family), many caring friends and a large family who loved her dearly.

Charlotte found great joy bringing her girls to the Adirondacks and to her beloved Strathmere on the Jersey Shore. Charlotte was committed to family and loved her daughters, brothers and parents deeply.

Due to the COVID pandemic, the immediate family will have a private memorial service. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to one of Charlotte’s favorite places where she spent time with the girls: Friends of Mount Pisgah, C/O Saranac Lake Ski Club/FOMP, P.O. Box 978, Saranac Lake, NY 12983; or the Virginia Zoological Society, https://virginiazoo.givecloud.co.