Barbara M. Wilson

Birth Date: 
Tuesday, December 3, 1935
Date of Passing: 
Sunday, July 8, 2018

WOOSTER ‐ Barbara Mae Wilson, 82, of Wooster passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2018, surrounded by family at the Wooster Community Hospital.

She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on December 3, 1935, the daughter of Edward and Josephine Andel. She married Robert C. Wilson on July 15, 1967.

A former resident of Richfield, Ohio, Barbara graduated from Revere High School in 1953. She has made her home with her family in Wooster for over 43 years. Barbara worked for George Lamb Chevy, the Wm Annat Company, and was a hairdresser in Richfield, but her true love was being a wife and a homemaker. She loved her family, bird watching, camping, crafting, and being a grandmother. She spent countless hours in the horse barn working with her daughter Kay who was involved in the Wayne County Saddle Club.

Surviving are her loving husband Robert C. Wilson, children Kay (Robert) Moore of Charlotte, NC, Steve (Julie) Raines of Cotter, AR, Amy Boreman of Wooster, OH, Keith Wilson of Grafton, WV, Diana (Alan) Millington of Powell, OH, and Coral (Scott) Eash of Orrville, OH; sister Sonia Solomonoff of Wooster, OH, 16 grandchildren, 9 plus one on the way great grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews. She was extremely close to her granddaughter, Ashley Allen of Wooster, who was her best friend and whom she loved like a daughter. She was preceded in death by her parents and a niece. She will be deeply missed by her husband and family.

There will be no calling hours. A private family service will be held. McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the New Pittsburg Fire Department in New Pittsburg, Ohio.

The family would like to offer special thanks to the New Pittsburg Fire Department, the staff at Wooster Community Hospital, and the caregivers that came to assist during Barbara’s illness.

Online tributes may be made at

Memorial Contributions: 

New Pittsburg Fire Dept., c/o Roger Kamp, Treasurer, 1466 Perry Twp. Rd. 35, Wooster, OH 44691


No calling hours


Private family services will be held


To Amy and the rest of the family, I know how difficult it can be to lose a parent as my father passed less than a year ago. I am so sorry for your loss. We will keep you in our prayers.

Thinking of you and your family, God Bless.

Lots of Hugs & Prayers Amy to you and your family. So sorry for your loss - So glad I got the chance to meet your mama!

Corrie you and your family are in our prayers during this difficult time now and the many days ahead......God Bless Barb, may she RIP......Give my best to your beloved Father.........

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