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Joseph Williamson Jr., restaurateur

Aug 06, 2019 - Philadelphia Inquirer

Joseph A. Williamson Jr., 83, of Blue Bell, a proprietor of the Williamson Restaurants in the Philadelphia area and in Florida, died Tuesday, July 30, of prostate cancer at Einstein Medical Center Montgomery.

Mr. Williamson was one of 10 children born to Emma E. Deamer and Joseph A. Williamson Sr. in Newportville, Pa. He graduated from a preparatory school in Rhode Island and afterward dedicated his life to running the family business with his brothers Harry, James, Richard, and Edward.

"Joe, along with his brothers, carried the traditions of commitment and service to family, friends, customers, and to hard work," said his son, Joe Williamson...