Marguerita Wilson

First Posted: 10/5/2010


Marguerita Wilson, 96, died at 5:35 a.m. Oct. 4, 2010, at Shawnee Manor Nursing Home.

She was born Oct. 17, 1913, in New Haven, Ill., to John and Florence Browning, who preceded her in death. She married Lowell Wilson, who died in 1990.

Mrs. Wilson was a homemaker. She had been a volunteer at the Allen County Senior Citizens Center. She enjoyed playing bingo and crocheting.

Survivors include three grandchildren, Bobbie Jo (Bill) Toland, of West Lafayette, Ind., Kindra (Tyce) Rinehart, of Lima, and Kevin (Tammy) Kerr, of Indianapolis; and seven great-grandchildren, Zachary Toland, Carlie Toland, Alisha Rinehart, Tyler Rinehart, Morgan Kerr, Malori Kerr and Blake Kerr.

She was preceded in death by a son, Bobby Browning.

Services will begin at 1 p.m. Friday at Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home. Pastor Dave Standford will officiate. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.

Friends may call from 11 a.m. until time of services Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, 60 E. 56th St., Eighth Floor, New York, NY 10022.

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