Roberta Jean Wilson - age: 82
(October 05, 1938 to March 03, 2021
Friends and relatives may call at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, 13 Portland Rd, Buxton, Friday April 9th from 4 to 6 PM.
A funeral service will be held Saturday April 10, 2021 at 1:00pm at the funeral home, Rev. Dan Curtis will officiate.
Memorial contributions maybe made in her memory to the Dana Farber Institute, 4500 Brookline Ave. Boston, MA 02215.
Spring Burial will be held at Hillcrest cemetery in Hollis.
Dennett, Craig & Pate 13 Portland Road, Buxton (Bar Mills) are entrusted with her services.
Windham, Roberta Jean Wilson passed away March 3, 2021 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice house in Scarborough. She was born in Madison, Maine October 5, 1938 the daughter of Forest and Shirley Gordon Preble.
She grew up in Madison and her family moved to Naples, where she graduated from high school.
Jean attended school in Boston and later married. She and her family lived throughout the United States and she later returned to Maine and lived in the Skowhegan area. Jean and her family moved to the Buxton Hollis area where she worked at the Plumtree in the Maine Mall as a florist. In later years she was a travel agent and had worked for CWT in Newington, MA.
Jean was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed making quilts, needlepoint, crossword puzzles and shopping.
She is predeceased by her husbands Donald Pickett in 1986, George Wilson in 2012 , a daughter Melody Ela, a granddaughter Lori Hayden and a brother Pennel Preble.
Survivors include a son Bob Ela of Standish and wife Stacy, a daughter Lynn Dennison of Hollis and husband Mike, a sister Audrey Pratt of Bridgton and husband Rocky, 9 grandchildren Jacob, Amanda, April, Jamie, Zach, Colby, Trisha, Angela and Joshua, 10 great grandchildren Brenna, Emily, Olivia, Sophia, Konnor, Ava, Callen, Parker, Caitlyn, and Angel, many step grandchildren, step great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.