Maude E. Wilson 100, passed away on Wednesday March 6th at Miami Jewish Health Systems, in Miami FL.
Born in Batchellerville, NY on June 22, 1918, Maude was the daughter of the late Floyd and Katherine (Edwards) Ellison.
An elementary school teacher and reading specialist in the Draper School System for over 20 years, Maude received her Bachelor’s degree in teaching from Hartwick College in Oneonta and her Master’s degree from SUNY Albany.
Maude was predeceased by her husband Walter Wilson and her son Anthony DeBlasio, the son of Maude and the late Pasquale DeBlasio.
She is survived by her grandchildren Dr. Alexandra Bonesho, Christian DeBlasio, and Caitlin Davis, 6 great-grandchildren, daughter-in-law Maureen Moloney DeBlasio, step-children Robert Wilson, Lynn Campbell, June McGarry, and Shelia Mills, and 15 step grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A service to celebrate Maude’s life will be held on Saturday April 6th at 10 am at Bond Funeral Home, Broadway & Guilderland Avenue, Schenectady, NY.
Interment will follow at Memory’s Garden in Colonie, NY