Gwendolyn L. "Gwen" Wilson, age 87 of Findlay, passed away at 1:59 am on Monday May 13. Gwen was born in Van Buren, Ohio to the late Abraham Lincoln and Georgia Irene (Burman) Smith.
Gwen was married to James E. Wilson. He preceded her in death. Gwen is survived by her daughter, Robin (Tom) Styers; four grandchildren: Devin (Crystal) Durain of Marion, Ohio, Tyler Durain (Chrystal Hernandez) of Findlay, Ohio, Erin Wilson of Englewood, Florida, and Katie Styers of Findlay, Ohio; and six great grandchildren: Cooper, Jaxen, Adalee, Deacon, Elliot, and Foster.
Gwen was preceded in death by her parents, her husband James, her sons R. Steven Wilson and Randy S. Wilson, a grandson Ryan Scott Wilson, and brother and sister-in-law Orton Kinney and Sonia Smith.
Gwen worked as a fitting room clerk at Walmart on Tiffin Avenue in Findlay. She started working there when it first opened, on July 2, 1991 and continued working there full time until she was 85 years old. She loved her co-workers. They were like family to her.
According to Gwen's wishes all arrangements will be private.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Cancer Patient Services, 1800 N. Blanchard St. Suite 120 Findlay, Ohio 45840 or Ocular Melanoma Foundation 1717 K. St. NW Suite 900 Washington, DC 20006.
Arrangements are being handled by KIRKPATRICK-BEHNKE FUNERAL HOME. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.kirkpatrickbehnke.com.