She was born in Allen Town, Pa. on Dec. 13, 1935, a daughter of the late Daniel L. and Twila Mae Richter.
She was of the Baptist faith and a member of the Lebanon Baptist Church. She loved sewing, puzzles, cooking and baking, her grandchildren but will be most remembered for being very dedicated to her family.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a son, Rodney Reed; daughter, Jackie Louise Wilson; and brother, Daniel L. Richter.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory her loving husband of 63 years, Jack Wilson; two daughters: Cindy Moats (Randall) and Donna Fowler (Eric); sister, Delores Kuchyna; grandchildren: Jason Hutton (Tonya), Ryan Goodman (Jawana), Jeff Goodman (Hillary), Josh Wilson, Chris Wilson, Dustin Wilson, Corey Moats (Elizabeth), Lena Moats, Karissa Moats, Logan Fowler and Shelby Fowler; great-grandchildren: McKenzie Goodman, Myles Goodman, Rose Goodman, Patty Goodman, Anthony Dean, Evan Dean, Tanner Goodman, Leland Goodman, Xavier Goodman, Cason Moats, Baylie Carver and Kendall Diaz; and several other extended family members, church family and a host of special friends.
A celebration of her life is planned for Saturday, May 24, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Lebanon Baptist Church, 1411 Old Parksville Rd NE, with the Rev. Richard McKeehan officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church on Saturday from noon until the 2 p.m. service time.
Interment will follow in the Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery with the following gentleman serving as pallbearers Jason Hutton, Ryan Goodman, Jeff Goodman, Corey Moats, and Logan Fowler.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Eleanor and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guest book at www.companionfuenrals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Wilson family with these arrangements.