Mary Clare (Villella) Wilson, 72, of Bessemer, AL, formerly of Northport, AL and Newfane, NY, entered into rest on Thursday, January 18, 2018 after a long illness. She was born in Lincoln, NE on May 9, 1945, the daughter of the late Peter and Grace Villella of Burt, NY.
Mary was raised in Burt/Newfane, NY area and attended Newfane schools. She enjoyed doing arts and crafts with her grandchildren, reading books, playing the organ, traveling with her family, and writing letters to her many friends.
Mary was a loving and devoted wife of 52 years to Robert D. Wilson. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, Rob Wilson (Jeff Davis) of McCalla, AL, Tammy Stumpff (John) of Bessemer, AL, Mary Robin Wilson (Shane Campbell) of Albertville AL; as well as her grandchildren, Jackie Stumpff, Jolie Stumpff, Johnny Stumpff and Megan (William) Ramirez. Mary is also survived by her sister, Kathy Villella (David Plumb) of Northport, AL.
Visitation will be held on January 20, 2018 from 6-8 PM at Tuscaloosa Memorial Chapel Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 1 PM on January 21, 2018 at Tuscaloosa Memorial Chapel Funeral Home in Tuscaloosa, AL. Burial will follow the funeral service at Tuscaloosa Memorial Park Cemetery.
Published on January 19, 2018