Wilma L.

Obituary of Wilma L.

Wilma L. Tank (Felton) of Lansing, MichiganBorn December 1, 1913 in Hillsdale County, Michigan, Wilma was the daughter of Arthur and Nellie (Nixon) Felton. She died March 21, 2008 in Haslett at the age of 94. On July 8, 1939 Wilma married Edward R. Tank and they enjoyed 54 years of marriage before his death. After her retirement from the Michigan Crippled Children Commission, Wilma and Ed spent many happy years at their retirement home at Eight Point Lake, Michigan, wintering in Florida. They moved back to Lansing in 1990 to be near family. Preceded in death by her husband, Ed in 1993, brother, Harold Felton and her sisters, Grace Price and Maxine Schmachtenberger. Surviving are her daughter, Sherrill Thomas (William-deceased) of Lansing; sons, Ed (Cindy) of Lansing, Jim (Judy) of Carmel, Indiana; grandchildren, Debra (Ron) Smith, Rob (Gina) Stanley, Lori (Brant) Holliday, Kristin (Clyde) Smith, Ed (Andrea) Tank, Connie (Don) Copeland, Kathy Forney, Mary (Jeff) Gourley, Diane (Ed) Yows, Jackie Tank; great-grandchildren, James and Nicole Stanley, Lucas Holliday, Noreen and Connor Smith, Abigail, Olivia and Edward Elijah Tank, Paige and Savanna Copeland, Emma, Sofia and Noel Forney, Joseph and Sarah Gourley, Adanna Davis; nephew, Neil (Judie) Schmachtenberger of Gowen, Michigan; sister-in-law, Ruth (George) Felton Curran of Belleville, Michigan. Memorial Services will be 11:00AM Saturday, March 29, 2008 at Mt. Hope United Methodist Church, 501 E. Mt. Hope Avenue, Lansing 48910 with visitation 1 hour prior to the service. Inurnment to follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery. Our mother and grandmother spent the last 16 months of her life at Grandma?s Pad Too in Haslett where she received loving and comforting care. We are forever grateful. Those desiring may make contributions to Grandma?s Pad Too, 5905 Edson Street, Haslett, Michigan 48840 or Hospice of Lansing, 6035 Executive Drive, Suite 103, Lansing, Michigan 48911. You may visit the guestbook at www.tiffanyfuneralhome.com
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Memorial Services

MAR 29. 11:00 AM Mt. 00 P.M. Thursday, March 17, 2011 in the Garden Prayer Chapel at Mt. US

Memorial Services

MAR 29. 11:00 AM Mt. 00 P.M. Thursday, March 17, 2011 in the Garden Prayer Chapel at Mt. US
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