Helen L. Wilson

Alton | Friday, June 17 2011

Helen L. Wilson, 87, passed away at 6:40 AM Friday, June 17, 2011 at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton.

She was born Champaign, IL on November 16, 1923 the daughter of the late Albert and Mary (Hamilton) Schneider.

She married Glenn R. Wilson on December 23, 1944 in Alton he preceded her in death April 13, 2008.

Helen retired as a Technician at St. Joseph Hospital in Alton after 27 years.

Helen is survived by four children and spouses Jean Massingill of Alton, Linda (Richard) Torrez of Bethalto, Ron (Libby) Wilson of Alton, Rita Harp of Alton, two sisters Dorothy Calloway of Ft. Worth, TX, Carole (John) Richardson of Granite City, IL, eight grandchildren Rick, Greg, Jeff, Shawn, Michelle, Kevin, Steve and Ericka, several nieces and nephews and a special thank you to a special nephew Mike Robertson of Arlington, TX. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband two brothers Donny Schneider and Jack Fraizer, two sisters Rosemary Schneider and Carlois Scott, two sons in law Tex Massingill and Danny Harp and one granddaughter Deann.

Per her wishes there will be no services and cremation rites will be accorded.

Inurnment will follow at Wilson Cemetery in Batchtown at a later date.

Staten-Fine Funeral Home in Alton is in charge of arrangements and online condolences and tributes can be found at

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Staten, Fine & Burke Funeral Home

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