Wilma Dawson

Final Resting Place

Buckheit Crematory
637 S Main Street
Mansfield,, Pennsylvania, United States

Obituary of Wilma Dawson

Wilma Dawson, age 79, of Mansfield, PA, died Saturday, December 30, 2017 at her home. She was born August 4, 1938 in Blossburg, PA, a daughter of Lyle and Callie (Ingalls) Erway. Wilma was the widow of Frank J. Dawson who passed away in 2010. She enjoyed raising kids. Wilma was a member of the Cherry Flats Baptist Church, taught Sunday school and tended the church nursery.

Wilma is survived by 3 sons and daughters-in-law, Barry and Tammie of Mansfield, Bruce and Mary of Mansfield, Bob and Angela of Covington; 2 daughters, Amy (Tim Mays) Dawson of Marion, SC, Alison Shelman of Arnot, PA; 2 brothers, Ivan B. (Kay) Erway of Mansfield, PA, Lyleton (Shirley) Erway of Millerton, PA; 4 sisters, Vietta Scaife of Keene, NY, Sylvia Dillbech of Vista, CA, Callie (Lyell) Drake of Lyndonville, NY, Katie (Leon II) Freeman of Enoree, SC; 14 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; special friends; Kathie and Harold Frost of Mansfield, Brenda (Mike) Copp of Mansfield, and Kenny Dawson of Elmira, NY. She was predeceased by her husband; a son, Brian Dawson in 1986, James Scaife in 2016, and Harold Dillbech.

Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday, January 6, 2018 from 9:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. at the Cherry Flats Baptist Church, 2291 Cherry Flats Rd., Mansfield, PA. A memorial service will immediately follow at 10:00 A.M. with Pastor Ken Smith officiating. Burial will be in Shumway Hill Cemetery. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA is assisting the family.


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