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Holly Benbow Wilson
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1947
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 6, 2009
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA

Holly Wilson of 19 Davidson Ave., formerly of 14 Columbia Park, both Greenville, went to join her husband at 5:13 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 6, 2009, in her residence. She was 62.

Mrs. Wilson was born Nov. 18, 1947, in Sharon to Thomas and Norma Armstrong Benbow.

She was a 1965 graduate of Hickory High School, Hermitage, and was a manager at Greenville Family Planning for 18 years.

Holly loved animals and was a supporter of Strayhaven Animal Shelter in Greenville. She was a member of HOG (Harley Owners Group), and enjoyed riding motorcycles with her husband.

Holly was a Pittsburgh Steelers fan and enjoyed reading, knitting and spending time with her family and friends.

Her husband, Larry Wilson, whom she married Aug. 11, 1982, preceded her in death Feb. 1 of this year.

Holly is survived by: a son, John and his wife Brinda Wilson, Greenville; two daughters, Catherine and her husband William Mortimer Jr., Greenville; and Christine and her husband Curtis Cusick, Mercer; a sister, Karen Black, Greenville; seven grandchildren, Brittany, Brett, Brettian, Evan, Steven, Celina and Jonathan "Junior"; and two nephews, Miles Black, Greenville; and Thomas and his wife Mandy Black, Hermitage.

Besides her husband, Holly was preceded in death by her parents and two grandchildren.

Memorial contributions can be made to Strayhaven Animal Shelter, 94 Donation Road, Greenville, PA 16125.


Mrs. Larry (Holly), 62, of 19 Davidson Ave., formerly of 14 Columbia Park, both Greenville.

Calling hours: Friends may call from 7 p.m. to time of service Wednesday (12-9-09) in OSBORNE-WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES Inc., 73 & 75 Columbia Ave., Greenville. An online guestbook can be signed at

Service: Memorial services at 9 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home with Dale Heathcote, family friend, officiating.

Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Andrea Grega
Record added: May 23, 2010
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Holly <i>Benbow</i> Wilson
Added by: Andrea Grega
Holly <i>Benbow</i> Wilson
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Always scurrying around, full of life, nice to be with, Just wanted to say goodbye
- linda merolillo thornbrugh
 Added: May. 4, 2014
Hickory High School Class of 1965
- Andrea Bohach Grega, classmate
 Added: May. 23, 2010

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