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Mildred Harrison "Mimi" Shepard Wilson
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1893
Storm Lake
Buena Vista County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 1996
Forest Grove
Washington County
Oregon, USA

The Oregonian (Portland, OR)
January 18, 1996


A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19, in the Forest Grove United Church of Christ for Mildred Wilson, who died Jan. 15, 1996, at age 102.

Mrs. Wilson was born Sept. 22, 1893, in Storm Lake, Iowa. Her maiden name was Shepard. She attended schools in Iowa and Oklahoma and Oklahoma A&M University, now Oklahoma State University, for one year. She also went to business school in Cushing, Okla. She outlived two husbands, Jack Howe and Dr. Rex Wilson.

She moved to Forest Grove in 1933 and served as a doctor's nurse and assistant. She married Dr. Wilson in 1949 and was his office nurse at the time of his death in 1963. She held several offices in the League of Women Voters. and was a gallery sitter for the Forest Grove Valley Art Association. She was honored as the oldest living volunteer at Tuality Community Hospital when she was 100.

Survivors include daughters, Lucy Patterson of Forest Grove and Sandra Croft of Gaston; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Interment will be in Forest View Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to the United Church of Christ, 2032 College Way, Forest Grove 97116.
Forest View Cemetery
Forest Grove
Washington County
Oregon, USA
Plot: West Wall, Inside G 1
Created by: Tracy Turner
Record added: Jul 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39065801
Mildred Harrison Mimi <i>Shepard</i> Wilson
Added by: Tracy Turner
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