Rosa V. Wilson

Rosa Valentine Wilson, 97, of Huntington, IN, died Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, at 8:57 p.m. at Parkview Huntington Hospital.

Mrs. Wilson was a homemaker until she started working at Campbellā€™s Mushroom Farm near Brighton. She retired in August 1987. She was a member of the Nazarene Church.

She was born Feb. 14, 1922, in Michigan City to John and Minnie Brooks Bell. She married Ralph J. Wilson on March 17, 1943, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 30, 1973.

Surviving are three daughters, Beverly (Jerry) Pelz, Nina (Ronald) Pressler and Sandra Rose Wilson, all of Huntington; a son, Ivan (Millie) Wilson, of Angola; 18 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Joseph Harshman, and a granddaughter, Rhonda Harshman.

Calling is Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Young Family Funeral Home, Hudson-Ashley Chapel, 612 N. Main St., Hudson. A funeral service will be held immediately following calling at 1 p.m., at the funeral home, with Rev. Dianna Teusch officiating. Burial will be in Woodruff Cemetery in LaGrange County.

Memorials are to the First Church of the Nazarene, 1555 Flaxmill Rd., Huntington, IN 46750 for their food pantry or to the First Brethren Church, 245 S. Marion Rd., Huntington, IN, 46750 for their quilting class.

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