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Eleanor Maxine Wilson
Eleanor Maxine WilsonCross and FlameEleanor Maxine Wilson, 98 of Richwood, died late Sunday evening August 21, 2022 at the Bluebird Retirement Community in Marysville.

She was born in Marion County on March 14, 1924 to the late Charles M. and Celia (Knapp) Shields. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Sherman V. Wilson, they were married January 4, 1945 in Richwood and he died August 12, 1973. Maxine was also predeceased by siblings, Kathleen Cramer, Emma Cheney, Charles Shields and Thomas Shields, son-in-law, Larry Price, granddaughter, Julie Leann Wilson and grandson, Luke McClincy

Maxine graduated from the Claridon High School where she played basketball, she carried the love of watching basketball throughout her life. She was an active member of the Richwood First United Methodist Church; she served the church in many capacities over the years.

Maxine was owner/operator of the former Wilson Ag Center in Richwood for 35 years. It was an important part of Richwood’s agricultural heritage.

Although she was very active in her community, her most important job was that of being a mom and grandma to her large family. She truly cared for her grandkids.

Surviving are her children, Dennis (Connie) Wilson of Richwood, Dianne (Don) Hoover of Babson Park, Florida, Douglas (Patricia) Wilson of Richwood, Doreen (Jeff) Wills of Richwood and Dell Price of Richwood.
16 grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren
Sisters, Ruth Webb of Richwood and Charlotte (Irv) Markley of The Villages, Florida
In-laws, Lee Shields of Delta and Doc Cramer of Richwood

Funeral services will be held Wednesday August 31, 2022 at 11:00 am at the Richwood First United Methodist Church, Pastor Joseph Rhea will officiate. Burial will follow in the Claibourne Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 5-7 pm at the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home in Richwood.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Richwood First United Methodist Church, 18 S. Fulton St. Richwood, Ohio 43344

Condolences and remembrances may be expressed at www.stofcheck-ballinger.com




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#1 from: JERRY SLOOP
Richwood
Sat, Aug 27, 2022 at 2:55 PM

Sorry to hear Maxine was a lovey lady , God bless your family.



#2 from: Rita Rubeck Headington Parker
Richwood
Sat, Aug 27, 2022 at 6:06 PM

My sincere sympathy to the Wilson family.  Maxine was a fine lady with a beautiful smile.  Remember the good times you spent together as a family.



#3 from: Sue McBride Bails
125 E. Ottawa Richwood
Sat, Aug 27, 2022 at 6:50 PM

To the Wilson family, so very sorry for your loss. Your Mother was a sweet lady.



#4 from: Terry and Barb Kemp
 
Sat, Aug 27, 2022 at 7:20 PM

To maxines family we are sending our sincere sympathy on the Great loss of dear, sweet Maxine.  We are sending each and every one of you many hugs and love.  



#5 from: Rona Penix
Richwood
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 7:47 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you all!Sorry for the loss of your mother.



#6 from: Sharon K Stinemetz
Richwood
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 10:27 AM

Sorry for your loss my prayers and thoughts are with your family prayers goes out



#7 from: Fred Smith
Richwood
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 10:47 AM

My condolences to the family what
A great lady



#8 from: Debra Hamilton
Raymond
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 11:35 AM

Doreen
I am so sorry for your mother's passing. Send hugs and love to you



#9 from: Bob & Connie Hill
Nolensville, TN
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 2:13 PM

A true lady beautiful & kind who always made us feel welcome., an icon of the famiky.  Our hearts are heavy thinking of your loss.

Sincerely, Bob & Connie



#10 from: Pat Kyle Beatley
 
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 2:13 PM

Such a long and well lived life which lead to so many wonderful  memories for so many of us family members. My sister, Linda and I spent many days and nights at the Wilson's under the supervision of my Aunt Maxine.  Thanks for the memories.  RIP❤




#11 from: Frank Shamblin
Kenton
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 3:09 PM

Sorry for your loss .



#12 from: Jacob Gilliam
 
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 5:41 PM

She was always a nice lady. As a young boy growing up in Richwood, I would always ride my bike over to Wilson Ag and she would talk to me and always treated me nice. Praying for comfort and peace to her family.



#13 from: Wayne Evans
Granville, Ohio
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 9:12 PM

Doreen and the family,
Your mother has been a sweet and kind—and obviously a hard working—treasure to all who knew her. What great memories you must have of her. God bless you.



#14 from: Johnny Regula
Ostrander
Sun, Aug 28, 2022 at 9:12 PM

Another agricultural leader has been lost to our community. My condolences go out to the families.



#15 from: Bob & Connie Hill
Nolensville, TN
Mon, Aug 29, 2022 at 3:38 AM

A true lady beautiful & kind who always made us feel welcome., an icon of the famiky.  Our hearts are heavy thinking of your loss.

Sincerely, Bob & Connie



#16 from: Jeff and Pam Webb
Richwood Ohio
Mon, Aug 29, 2022 at 5:32 AM

We send our deepest sympathy to all the family and friends of  Maxine.
She deeply touched the lives of so many throughout her life.
We’re be praying for you all during this difficult time.
Hold tight to all the wonderful memories you have.
God bless you all.
Sincerely Jeff and Pam Webb



#17 from: Sue (Waugh) Wright
 
Mon, Aug 29, 2022 at 11:06 AM

Very sorry for your loss.



#18 from: Debra Clayton
Marion
Mon, Aug 29, 2022 at 11:07 AM

Doreen, siblings, and extended families:
What a full life your Mom led. I still remember coming to your home and having a hayride in the side field, etc.
Sending love, prayers, and good memories.
Dave, Deb Tevis Clayton ❤



#19 from: Mike and JoAnn Tosco
 
Mon, Aug 29, 2022 at 3:04 PM

Sorry for your loss and sending prayers prayers for you and your family



#20 from: Paula Price
 
Mon, Aug 29, 2022 at 6:50 PM

We are so so sorry for your loss.  You all are in our thoughts hearts and prayers.  Your mom grandma and great grandma left a wonder legacy and something to be very proud of.  They just don’t make them like this anymore.

Sending love and prayers

Gary and Paula Price and family



#21 from: Craig cope
 
Mon, Aug 29, 2022 at 7:38 PM

Maxine was a great neighbor,always enjoyed her company prayers and condolences from my family to yours



#22 from: Pat Farrington
Deland, FL
Tue, Aug 30, 2022 at 2:34 AM

Denny and family, sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother.Maxine was a lovely lady.



#23 from: Jerry Moore
 
Tue, Aug 30, 2022 at 7:18 PM

So sorry for your loss.




#24 from: Teresa Rockenbaugh
Richwood
Wed, Aug 31, 2022 at 9:43 AM

Prayers for your family's loss of a beautiful lady!!
Her beautiful smile & kindness will be missed by many! Healing prayers!



#25 from: Sue Hanby Griffiths
 
Wed, Aug 31, 2022 at 1:53 PM

Doug & family, sending you all my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.  Sue




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