February 13, 1926 ~ May 28, 2020

Born in: Seneca Falls, NY
Resided in: Greece, NY

Greece:  Thursday, May 28, 2020 at age 94 went home to be with her husband, William; son, William K.; brothers, Charles and James Kinne; sister, Anna Chappelle; granddaughter, Christa Mertz and great-granddaughter, Sophia Mertz.  She is survived by her loving daughters, Susan (Richard) Santo, Katharine (Steven) Mertz and Diane Wilson; grandchildren, Robert (Heather) Winch, Carrie Martineau (Michael), Nichole Santo, Andrew (Tiffany) Mertz, Scott Mertz (Marissa), Hannah and William Jacob Wilson; great-grandchildren, Alexia and Nicholas Winch, Connor Martineau, Cecelia, Kade and Roman Mertz, Marian and Elijah Santo; great-grandson, Mitchell; many nieces, nephews & cousins; dear friends.

Edith was devoted to her family, had a wonderful sense of humor, selfless and had a quiet demeanor. She was our strength.  She enjoyed her time volunteering with the Greece food shelf and meals on wheels.  Edith was a proud member of Bethany Presbyterian Church where she was a liturgical and Pastoral Deacon.  She served on the Presbyterian home service board, a member of ARC residential committee and an advocate for ARC group homes.  She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Edith’s celebration of life will be held at a later date.  Contributions may be made to the ARC of Monroe or a charity of one’s choice in her memory.  For more information and to sign her online guestbook, visit www.meesonfamily.com

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Edith K. Wilson 's name.

The ARC of Monroe

2060 Brighton-Henrietta Townline Rd, Rochester, NY 14623

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  1. I remember Mrs Wilson as being a very strong and devoted mother & grandmother. Tireless in her care of her family. She will be missed by all who were fortunate enough to have known her. God bless Mrs Wilson & her grieving family.

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