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Donna Wilson


Donna V. Wilson, 93, South Milford, Ind., died Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at St. Joe Hospital in Ft. Wayne. 

    She was born on April 22, 1919, in Ft. Wayne, to Caleb and Bertha (Barton) Roe.

    She worked in factories part of her life and was a cook in the hospital industry for many years.

    She was married October 24, 1944, in Angola, to Ralph E. Wilson Sr. He preceded her in death on October 28, 1979. 

    Surviving are one son, Ralph Jr. and Sherlyn Wilson, Rome City; two daughters, Linda Stebing, South Milford, and Shelly and Mike McMahon, Columbus, Ind.; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. 

    She was preceded in death by one son, William Wilson, two daughters, Cynthia A. Wilson and Elaine Wilson, one brother, Franklin Roe, and three sisters, Delta Lanin, Marjorie Keller, and Lillian Hegerfeld.    

    Services were held Sunday, May 20, at Carney-Frost Funeral Home in LaGrange with Pastor Scott Mosley officiating. 

    Burial is in Wright Cemetery, Stroh. 

    Memorials may be directed to Parkview Home Health and Hospice, 1836 Ida Red Road, Kendallville, IN 46755. 

    Online condolences may be sent at www.carneyfrostfuneral 

    Carney-Frost Funeral Home in LaGrange was in charge of arrangements.