Dorothy L. Wilson

July 03, 1931 ‒ December 28, 2007

Mount Vernon/Galena, Ohio

Dorothy L. Wilson, age 76, of Howard, a former Galena resident, died Friday December 28, 2007 at the Country View Nursing Home at Condit. Dorothy was born July 3, 1931 in Columbus to Chauncey and Hazel (DeBolt) McCune. Dorothy had been employed as a secretary for Nationwide Insurance in Columbus for several years but her passion was helping her husband Jim on their farm near Galena. She took great pride in the pine trees and ponds on the farm and groomed them with love and devotion.

Dorothy was a member of the Eastside Church of Christ in Mount Vernon.

Surviving are her husband James Wilson whom she married August 20, 1954; her daughter and son-in-law Sandra and Robert Wilson of Apple Valley; her sons David L. Wilson of Galena and Steven L. Wilson of Wilmington, Delaware; four grandchildren; seven great grandchildren and her sister Joan Credeur of Columbus. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parent’s, two brothers William McCune and Richard “Don” Saunders and her sister Betty Davis.

Friends may call Sunday from 6 PM to 8 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High Street, Mount Vernon, where funeral services will be Monday at 2 PM with Richard Tincher officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

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