Melba L. Wilson

May 28, 1924 ‒ October 14, 2015

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Melba L. Wilson, age 91, of Mount Vernon passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home.

She was born on May 28, 1924 in Wilkensburg, PA to the late Prosper and Margaret (Kinsey) Pilette. Melba was employed in Dietary Service and worked at hospitals in Pennsylvania. She enjoyed playing Bingo but most of all loved the time she spent with her family.

She is survived by her son Gary Wilson of Mount Vernon; her daughter Nancy (Tom) Seitz of Arizona; three grandchildren, Amy, Kevin and Jeffrey; and two great grandchildren.

Besides her parents, Melba was preceded in death by her husband Clarence Wilson; her brother Palmer Pilette; and her daughter-in-law Patricia Wilson.

There will be no calling hours. The family will observe a private service at a later date.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Melba L. Wilson.

  • We are so sorry for your loss. It was such a delight to take Melba her books! She was such a sweetheart and we will truly miss her. We are sending our prayers and condolences to her family.