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Doris R. Wilson

Monday, June 14, 2010

Doris R. Wilson, 86, of Lyons and formerly of Midland, passed away at 8:15 p.m. Sunday, June 13, 2010, at Lyons Health & Living Center in Lyons.

She was born Aug. 6, 1923, in Dayton, Ind., the daughter of Carl J. and Mildred A. (Rothenberger) Patton.

She worked at RCA in Bloomington from 1954-1956 and from 1959-1981.

Survivors include: a daughter, Darla Sue Vaughn of Lyons; a sister, Betty Demoss; eight grandchildren, Teresa Froeschke, Jeffery Vaughn, Lisa Wilson-Chavez, Robin Hansel, Gary Wilson, Jr., Christopher Wilson, Wade Wilson, & Lorie Hansen; 16 great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Doyle W. "Battler" Wilson on Jan. 24, 2000; two sons, Gary L. Wilson & Wallace G. "Bub" Wilson; and a brother, Roy Patton.

Funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 16, at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton with Pastor Don Reed officiating.

Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, south of Linton.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. Wednesday until the hour of the service at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.welchcornett.com.