(1934-2012). Beloved wife, mother, and grandmother. Dear Aunt, friend and neighbour. Daughter, Carol Ann Keys (Exeter) and son, Grant Wilson (Pickering), along with spouses Daryl Keys, Vicky Wilson and grandchildren Jamie, Scott and Bradley Keys and Laurianne and Brian Wilson announce with sorrow the passing of their mother and grandmother on Saturday, March 3rd at Exeter Villa. Predeceased by her husband of 51 years, R.C. (Bud) Wilson (2004). Born and raised in Tillsonburg, Lois was the eldest child of the late Stan and Myrtle Law. Only sister of the late Sandra Buchner (2005) (Springfield). Lois devoted her life to her husband and family, cheerfully following Bud’s career as a banker through Hamilton, Toronto, Kitchener, Mississauga, and Welland. She retired with Bud in 1987 to the shores of Lake Huron where she enjoyed sunsets in summer and Florida in winter. She is remembered for her gift of time to the Girl Guides as a leader in Willowdale, Mississauga, and Kitchener and in Welland as a Rotary International student host mother. She was a hockey mom, an enthusiastic RV camper (Lakewood 1970-78), and volunteer for any worthwhile cause, She will be remembered as a lively, intelligent, mannered, caring, kind, and beautiful woman who easily made and kept friends wherever life took her.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, one west of Main. Exeter on Tuesday evening 7-9 PM and Wednesday morning 10-11 AM followed by a service of thanks and celebration at 11:30 AM.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to World Vision or charity of choice. Cremation. Inurnment Exeter Cemetery at a later date.