Nancy J. Wilson, 83, passed away December 26, 2019

Nancy J. Wilson, 83, of Stevensville, MI passed away Thursday, December 26, 2019 at Hanson Hospice surrounded by her family.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 10:30 AM, Monday, December 30, 2019 at Stevensville United Methodist Church, 5506 Ridge Rd. Stevensville with Rev. David Hills officiating. Friends may visit from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM Sunday, December 29, 2019 at Starks & Menchinger Chapel & Cremation Services 2650 Niles Rd. St. Joseph. Memorial contributions may be made to Stevensville United Methodist Church. Those wishing to leave a message of condolence for the family may do so online at

Nancy was born in Benton Harbor, Michigan on July 2, 1936 to Adolph and Edna (Gnewuch) Lindemann. She graduated from Watervliet High School in 1954. Nancy married Gordon Wilson on May 3, 1958 after meeting on a blind date. They celebrated their 61st Anniversary on May 3, 2019. Together they spent several winters in Florida and were able to visit many beautiful places in California. Nancy worked at Clark Equipment for 7 years as a switchboard operator before moving on to raise her family of three children: Keith, Kevin and Tracy. She began working again in 1971 in food service at Lakeshore Middle School and finally retired in 1998. Nancy volunteered at Lakeland Hospital in St. Joseph for 13 years, ending in 2011. She is a member of Stevensville United Methodist Church where she is also a member of their Old Chimers Bell Choir.

Nancy is survived by her loving husband, Gordon; children Keith (Kelly) Wilson of St. Joseph, Kevin Wilson of Rancho Santa Margarita, California, Tracy Wilson of St. Joseph; grandchildren, Megan Wilson, Emily Wilson, Kendal Wilson, Zachary Schack and two great-granddaughters Ella & Shiloh; and sister-in-law Carol Lindemann of Dauphin, PA

Nancy is preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Donald and Thomas.

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