Coulson, Wilma, Hemlock, Michigan


Beloved mother and grandmother went to be with her heavenly father, Saturday, April 14, 2012. Age 88 years. The daughter of the late Charles and Clarissa Snyder was born October 22, 1923 in Gratiot County, Michigan. She was a graduate of Breckenridge High School, Class of 1941. She was married to Hubert Coulson, April 23, 1942. Her loving husband of 68 years predeceased her November 19, 2010. Wilma was a member of Merrill Wesleyan Church where she taught Sunday School for many years. She loved to cook, sew, and especially travel. She also enjoyed winters with friends in Florida and summers with family at their cottage at Higgins Lake. She retired in 1984 after working many years for physicians in Hemlock and Saginaw. Surviving are one daughter, one son and their spouses, Madelyn (David) Krueger, Hemlock, MI; Maynard (Carol) Coulson, Thomas Twp, MI; three grandchildren and their spouses, Melissa (Jerry) Drake, Frankenmuth, MI; Philip (Laura) Coulson, Saginaw Township, MI; David (Sarah) Krueger, Hemlock, MI; five great-grandchildren, Jonathan and Hannah Drake, Zachary and Isabelle Krueger and Rachel Coulson. Wilma was also preceded in death by her son, Kevin Coulson, her grandson, Ryan Coulson and two brothers, Donald and Darwin Snyder. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the Merrill Wesleyan Church, 3765 N. Chapin Road, Merrill, MI. Rev. Scott Bills will officiate with burial in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Breckenridge. Friends may call at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 6:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday and then on Wednesday at the Church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Merrill Wesleyan Church or the Cartwright Care Residence. www.casefuneralhome.com