She was the wife of Richard E. Wilson. Born in Cranston, she was a daughter of the late Francis and Margaret (Stewart) McGovern. Wilson was a Teachers Aid at the former Little Playmates Daycare. She was an avid bowler and was a member of the Happy Couples Bowling League. Besides her husband she leaves one son, Peter Wilson of Vermont, two daughters, Debby Borke of Washington and Janet Dempsey of North Providence, four grandchildren and one great granddaughter. She was the sister of the late Peggy Brown and Frank McGovern.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 21, from 4-7 p.m. in the Perry McStay Funeral Home, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a service to follow at 7 PM. Burial will be in St. Ann’s Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions to Save a Death Row Doggie Rescue, C/O Alissa Wilson, 89 Tatro Road, Starksboro, VT. 05487 would be appreciated.