Hope Osborne Williams, 18, died Nov. 11, 2007 in a car accident. She was born Feb. 27, 1989 in Mesa.
She enjoyed learning and life. She attended Marcos de Niza High School and continued on to Mesa Community College. She enjoyed the cello, ceramics and teaching.
Her ambition was to teach science to middle school children.
She is survived by brothers, Travis and Jade; her parents, Kent Williams and Jill Osborne; and grandmother, Mikell O'Donnell.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial gift may be made to one of two memorial funds. Both are tax-deductible donations. Please write in memory of Hope Williams on the memo: Marcos de Niza High School Art Department, 6000 S. Lakeshore Drive, Tempe, AZ 85283, and McKemy Middle School Science Department, 2250 S. College Ave., Tempe, AZ 85282.