Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
June 15, 2012 12:17 pm EDT


GALENA — Marie A. Wilson, 94, of Galena, died Wednesday, June 13, 2012, at Willow Brook Christian Village in Delaware.

She was born Sept. 6, 1917, in Westerville, to the late Garfield and Clara (Dickey) Fritsche. She taught elementary school for 31 years in Westerville, Galena and Olentangy School District. She was an active 50-plus-year member of Rural Chapel United Methodist Church

Marie is survived by son, Larry (Wanda) Wilson of Westerville; daughter, Connie Lodge of Galena; three grandchildren; two great grandchildren; two stepgreat-grandchildren: brother, Ernest G. (Neva) Fritsche of Westerville.

Preceded in death by her husband, Malcolm Wilson, on April 21, 1987; brothers, Paul, Carl; sister, Marian Schreiner.

Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at 61, Sunbury, where services will be held Monday 10 a.m., with Pastor Mark Davis officiating. Interment will follow in the Cheshire Cemetery.

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