Mary K. Wilson
LEWISTON -- Mary K. Wilson, 86, died peacefully on May 16, 2013 at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, surrounded by her loving family. She was a resident of Peru.
She was born November 25, 1926, the daughter of Archie King, JR. and Dorothy (Davis) King. She attended school in Livermore Falls.
On July 2, 1949 she married Kenneth Wilson. He passed away in 1994.
Mary worked in the Diamond Match in Peru, Stowell McGregor in Dixfield until their closing and later at Blaisdell’s Variety in Peru until her retirement. Mary was a member of the Peru Extension, Senior Citizens and volunteered at the food pantry. She loved spending time with family and friends and going to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren’s events. She also loved watching her Red Sox and decorating for Christmas.
She is survived by her children, Frederick “Ricky” Wilson and his wife, Sandra; Donna Errington and her husband, Rodney, all of Peru; June Milledge and her husband, Bill of Mexico; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; special family friend, Sandy Wing of Dixfield; and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her son, Dean Kenneth Wilson; her daughter, Rhonda Smith; siblings, infant sister, Abbie King, Madeline Goding, Beverly Nichols, Dot Hunt, Etta “Diddy” Cox, Annie Belanger, Palmer King, Archie King III and Ernest “Nookie” King.
The family would like to give special thanks to the Victorian Villa in Canton and the staff at CMMC ICU and M1 for the care and support while their Mom was there.
A graveside service and interment will be held 1 p.m. on Thursday at Demerrett Cemetery, Rt. 108, Peru. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Mary Wilson’s Memory to: Peru Baptist Church, PO Box 22, Peru, ME 04290.