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Dorothy Wilson

June 13, 1936 — December 31, 2022

Anderson, IN

On Saturday December 31st, 2022, Dorothy Ruth Wilson passed away with family at her side. She was 86.  “Dottie” was a beloved mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt.  She was born to Lilly and John Baker in Lexington, Tennessee.

Dorothy knew her way around the kitchen and captured hearts with her cooking and award-winning pineapple cheesecake.  She shared 43 loving years together raising a family with her late husband, Harold Francis Wilson, whom she married on December 21st, 1952. She worked at Delco Remy and also dedicated many years to providing in-home elder health care.

Left to Cherish her memory, are her daughters, Pam Wilson and Michelle Wilson; Grandchildren, Chareese(Troy) Myka(John), RJ(Jenna) Andi(Jake, Skyler(Michaela), and Seth; Great grandchildren, Brendin(Gena), Cadin, Daxdin, Dixie, Isabella, Jack, Walter, Henry, Bryson, Jace, Madilynn and Adrianna; Great great grandchildren, Brensin, Breydin; Brother, Sam Baker(Barbera); sister in law Alice Baker; many nieces, nephews, cousins, and wonderful Friends.

Dorothy was predeceased by her husband Harold. Her daughter Vicki Mahalic, her son Rick Wilson, Her brother Roy Baker, Grandson John Wilson.

Memorial Service will be held on Thursday January 5th. Legacy Funeral Home 504 W. 9th St Anderson, Indiana. Visitation at 1:00. Service 2:00. Followed by burial atAnderson Memorial Cemetery.

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