Mary Wilcox

In her 86th year

Passed away at The Meaford Long Term Care Centre, on Thursday March 29, 2018

Beloved wife of Floyd Wilcox of Meaford, loving mother of Karen Kenn of Beeton, David and his wife Cathy of Meaford and Ian and his wife Paula of St Marys. Sadly missed by 7 grandchildren Jesse, Jade (Rob), Marianne (Jon), Mikaela (Daniel), Ben, Rebecca (Kyle), and Alysa, as well as 3 great-grandchildren, Cohen, Graydon and Leland.

Mary Kingston was the only child of Grant and Bertha Kingston (Ellis) and was raised in what is the current military base. Like many others, their family was forced to move from their homes in 1942 with the creation of the new base. She married Floyd Wilcox in 1957 and worked in the local Bell Telephone office, provided sewing alterations for local clothing stores, and spent much of her life volunteering for the Midas Mart and more than 50 years as a member of the Meaford General Hospital Auxiliary. A funeral service will be held at The Meaford United Church on Tuesday April 3 at 11:00am. A lunch reception and interment will follow.

In Lieu of flowers donations to the Meaford Nursing Home AuxiliaryOr the Meaford Hospital Foundation would be appreciated