Funeral service for Gloria G. Wilson of Emmetsburg was held Saturday, Oct. 26, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Emmetsburg. The Rev. Clem Currans was the celebrant.
Burial was in the West Bend Catholic Cemetery. The Martin-Mattice Funeral Home in Emmetsburg was in charge of arrangements.
Gloria Gayle Wilson, daughter of Virgil Joseph and Bertha Marie (Marti) Wilson was born Sept. 9, 1966 in Algona. She attended St. Peter and Paul Catholic School in West Bend and graduated from West Bend High School in 1986. She was once married to Walter Wilcoxin. Gloria was employed at Horizon's Unlimited in Emmetsburg for five years.
Her favorite times were when her family got together. Gloria's family was very important to her and her nieces and nephews were especially near and dear to her heart. She enjoyed gardening and caring for her Chihuahua dogs.
Gloria passed away Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013 at her home in Emmetsburg, at the age of 47. She was preceded in death by her parents, Virgil and Bertha; two sisters, Marion (Carl) Strong and Betty Marie Fowler; a brother, Virgil Wilson, Jr. and a sister-in-law, Shirley Wilson.
She is survived by her siblings, Susanna Ann (Tom) Bredehoeft of Algona, Glenn Joseph Wilson of Storm Lake, Robert Charles (Sharon) Wilson of West Bend, Linda Jane (Gary) Glaser of Las Vegas, NV, Theron Vincent (Penny) Wilson of West Bend, Marlon Lee (Tammy) Wilson of Emmetsburg, John Leroy Wilson of Inver Grove Heights, MN, William Dean (Sandy) Wilson of Columbus, NE and James Jay (Evelyn) Wilson of West Bend; many nieces and nephews; as well as other relatives and friends.
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