Wiltshire, Marlene Kay, Alma, Michigan


Was called to her heavenly home on Monday, March 2, 2015. Age 78 years. Marlene was born October 1, 1936 in Vestaburg, the daughter of Clifford and Fern (Nelson) Holmes. She graduated from Vestaburg High School with the class of 1955. Marlene married Eldon K. Wiltshire on September 17, 1955 at the Vestaburg Church of Christ. She worked for the Alma Hospital in medical records. Marlene was a very active member of Peace Lutheran Church. She had belonged to the Ladies Guild, sang in the choir and taught Sunday school. She enjoyed camping and gardening. She deeply loved her grandchildren. She is survived by her three sons Dennis (Celia) Wiltshire, Brian (Mickey) Wiltshire, Kevin (Fran) Wiltshire, eight grandchildren Bethany, Rachel, Jenna, Brian, Matthew, Michael, TJ, Heather and great grandchildren Lucille, Izaiyah, Olivija and Chloe. Also sister Mary Lou (Tom) DeBore and brothers Larry (Linda) Holmes and Richard Holmes. Marlene was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother Jerry and sister Lorene. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 6, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Peace Lutheran Church with Rev. Thomas C. Messer officiating. Interment will be in Seville Township Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the Lux-Moody-Wolfel Funeral Home, Alma and Friday from 10 a.m. until time of service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Peace Lutheran Church. To leave a condolence for the family, visit www.luxfuneralhomes.com.