John Henry Williams

 

 

Age: 35

 

Summary: youngest son of Hall of Fame baseball player Ted Williams who set off a controversy after his father died in 2002 when he had his father's body taken to an Arizona cryonics lab for freezing setting off a battle with his half-sister who said her father had wanted to be cremated (the matter was settled when the sister dropped her objections), and who had attempted to follow in his father's footsteps playing baseball at the minor-league level in recent years.

 

 

Cause of Death: Leukemia

 

Born: August 27, 1968

 

Died: March 6, 2004

 

Location: Los Angeles, California