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Grace Denise (Milton) Wilson


Grace Denise (Milton) Wilson

Grace Denise (Milton) Wilson, 89, of Forest Dale Home, formerly of Hillsborough, NB went to be with her Lord and Savior on July 29th, 2017 with her loving family by her side. 

She was born in Albert Mines, NB on July 22nd, 1928, the daughter of the late William "Ross" and Mary (Killam) Milton. 
Grace was a homemaker and spent her time raising 11 children with her husband Claude. She was a member of the Hillsborough Baptist Church.  She enjoyed knitting and quilting, and was known for her expertise in cooking, especially for her famous molasses cookies. She loved being outdoors and looking after the garden.  Most of all, she loved her family. Although there were many grandchildren she was proud of each and everyone of them and was always excited to hear about all their accomplishments. Grace was a kind and gentle woman who has left behind lots of beautiful memories for her family to treasure. "What we keep in memory is ours forever". 
She will be deeply missed by her daughters, Deborah LeBlanc (Donald) of Moncton, Ellen Keddy (Lamert) of Fredericton, Brenda Richard (Roger) of Dieppe, Angela Gallant (Michael) of Albert Mines, Jeannette Coblenz (Victor) of Campbell River, BC; her sons, Melvin Wilson of Hillsborough, Floyd Wilson (Doreen) of Saskatchewan, Dana Wilson of Hillsborough, Morris Wilson (Pam) of Hillsborough, Eric Wilson (Lynn) of Hillsborough; her 19 cherished grandchildren, her 21 great grandchildren, and by 2 precious great great grandchildren;  her sisters, Kilmeny Johnson of California, Rosemary Debaise of Connecticut, Inez Milton of Salisbury, Charlotte Currah of Albert Mines, Moira McKinley of Albert Mines; her brothers, Marvin "Pete" Milton of Hillsborough, Killam Milton of Albert Mines. She will also be missed by all her in-laws, several nieces and nephews, and all her extended family. 
Besides her parents she was predeceased by her loving husband, Claude Wilson; daughter Kelly; grandchildren Scott, Travis, and Kyla; sisters Freda Ayer, Frances Bagley, Ruth Milton, Mabel Glenn; her brothers Uzziel, Gordon, Morris, and Walter. 
A time of visitation will be held at the Albert County Funeral Home on August 1st, 2017 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. The funeral service will be held at the Albert County Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017 at 2:00pm with Rev. Dean MacDonald and Pastor Geoff deJong officiating. Following the service the family will be meeting with relatives and friends for further sharing of memories and for refreshments. Internment will be held at the Grey's Island Cemetery, Hillsborough, NB. 
For those who wish donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family. 
Arrangements are in the care of the Albert County Funeral Home, 4130 Route 114, Hopewell Cape, NB E4H-3K2  (506)-734-2780
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Service Date
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Service Time
Service Location
Albert County Funeral Home

Aug 1, 2017
Visitation Time
2-4 and 7-9pm
Visitation Location
Albert County Funeral Home

Burial Location
Grey's Island Cemetery, Hillsborough, NB

Requested Charity
Heart & Stroke Foundation or charity of your choice