Mabel passed away at Golden Ears Retirement Centre, Maple Ridge, BC on Sunday, May 22, 2005 in her 91st year.
She was the wife of the late Robert Vance Wilson, and loving mother of four daughters; Mary-Anne Slot of Richmond BC; Carol M. Ollivier of White Rock BC; Roberta J. Davis of Maple Ridge BC ; and Ruth I. Murphy of Princeton BC.
Mabel had seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Mabel Carlson was born in 1913 in Meacham Sask., on the family homestead, the third of four children.
She moved to BC in 1939, saw her husband leave for World War II for seven years, then enjoyed thirty more years with him.
Her passing was at her home, with wishes for donations to the Diabetes Society in lieu of flowers.
She will be sorely missed.