Pauline Marguerite (Williams) Wickware
Pauline Marguerite (Williams) Wickware, age 93 passed away on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at the Schnepp Senior Care and Rehabilitation Center in St. Louis. Pauline was born in Edmore on October 4, 1921, the daughter of William and Marjorie (Royer) Nelson. She graduated as the valedictorian of the Vestaburg graduating class of 1939. She continued her education, attending an additional year of college business classes.
Pauline was employed as a price analyst at Hitachi, retiring in 1983. She married Harry “Si” Williams in 1944 in Saginaw and later married Donald Wickware in 1983 in Lakeview. She enjoyed sewing (all the time), making crafts, cooking (making her own recipes), traveling, square dancing, quilting, flower gardening and yard saling. She especially loved to shop. Pauline had an awesome sense of humor.
Pauling is survived by her children: Sue (Harold) Brown of Shepherd, Janice (Michael) Ball of Mt. Pleasant, Annette (Warren) Galvin of Vestaburg; step-daughters: Micki (Ken) Baker) of Lakeview, Maxine (John) Horvath of Plainwell; grandchildren: Kenneth Brown, Christopher Ball, Alexander Ball, Alisha Nokes, Spencer Galvin; step-grandchildren: Kevin Bouck, Steve Bouck, Mike Bouck, Jenni Bouck, Donna Mahieu, Greg Horvath, John Horvath, Emily Horvath and many great and great-great grandchildren.
Pauline was preceded in death by her two husbands, Harry and Donald; two infants, her parents, William and Marjorie and her brother, Albert Nelson.
A Celebration of Life service has been scheduled for Friday, December 19, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the Brigham Funeral Chapel, 413 E. Gilson Street, Edmore with Pastor George Showers officiating. The family will receive the love and support from friends and extended family members at a visitation scheduled for Thursday, December 18, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Interment will be in the Union Cemetery in Winn.
Memorial donations in the Pauline’s honor may be made payable to the Isabella County Commission on Aging in Mt. Pleasant, God’s Helping Hands in Remus or the Seville Community Church of God.
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