Mabel G. Wilson
February 19, 1923 - August 16, 2020
Mabel G. Wilson, age 97, of Charlestown, MD, passed away on Sunday, August 16, 2020.
Born in Wilmington, DE on February 19, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Jesse and Mabel G. (Jackson) Buckalew. Mabel worked as a Baker at Colwyck Elementary school for over 20 years until her retirement. She was a member of North East Methodist Church for many years. Mabel was exceptionally creative; she was an accomplished artist and enjoyed doing embroidery and other hand works.
In addition to her parents, Mabel was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence F. Wilson; and siblings, Herbert Buckalew (Patricia), Elizabeth McGuigan, Ann Morgan, James Buckalew, Carolyn Przybyski and Frances Wright. She is survived by her children, Shirley Conley (Thomas) of Milton, Sandra Shaw (Thomas) of Chesapeake City, MD and Thomas Wilson (Lauree) of Rising Sun, MD; brother, Jack Buckalew of New Castle; 6 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren.
All services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mabel’s memory to a charity of your choice or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, which was one of Mabel’s favorite charities.