Betty L. Wilson , 79, of 1007 Birchwood Drive, Sandusky, died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2007, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky, after an extended illness.
Mrs. Wilson was born July 28, 1928, in Kenton, Ohio, to Arthur and Ermal (Kinnear) Engle, now deceased. She married Howard F. Wilson on April, 17, 1949, and he preceded her in death Aug. 3, 2000.
She was a member of First Lutheran Church, Galion, Ohio, and Zion Lutheran Church, Sandusky
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Geoffrey VanNort of Sandusky; a son and daughter-in-law, John and Dena Wilson of Lewisville, Texas; six grandchildren, Drew (Erin) VanNort, Doug (Andrea) VanNort, Alison VanNort, Mindy Wilson, Aaron Wilson and Greg Wilson; and a great-granddaughter, Kamryn VanNort.
She was preceded in death by a son, Michael Howard Wilson; a grandson, Bruce Allen Wilson; and two sisters, Helen Jordan and Juanita Huber.
Friends may call from 1:30 p.m. Tuesday until funeral services at 2:30 p.m. at First Lutheran Church, Galion, with the Rev. John Mawhirter officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Galion.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or Stein Hospice of Sandusky through the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, Galion.