Clarabelle I. Wilson

July 12, 2013


Clarabelle I. Wilson, 82, died at 1:55 p.m. July 10, 2013, at Richland Manor Nursing Home.

She was born Jan. 27, 1931, in Sidney, to the late Caleb and Rosa Albaugh Shipp. On May 8, 1948, she married Leonard Wilson, and he died Aug. 27, 1999.

Clarabelle was a homemaker. She enjoyed baking, camping and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include two daughters, Ruby (Mike) Allgire, of Columbus Grove, and Becky (Steve) Creps, of Lima; a son, Leonard (Jan) Wilson, of Lima; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, AdaMae Levring, of Cape Coral, Fla.

He was preceded in death a grandson, Jacob Creps.

Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton. Burial will be in Hasson Cemetery, Van Buren-Orange Township.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Beaverdam-Richland Fire & Rescue or Richland Manor.

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Clarabelle I. Wilson