XENIA Wilma Doris Sturgeon, age 82, of Xenia, passed away Friday, January 4, 2013 at Greenewood Manor. She was born December 11, 1930 in Adams County, Ohio the daughter of Ollie and Virgie Bradford.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Wayne "Red" Sturgeon, Sr.; a son: Christopher Chad Sturgeon; sisters: Thelma Helen Boles and Opal Mae Hackathorne; brother: Russell Bradford; and grandson: Joey McMahan.
She is survived by her children: Teresa (Steve) Demeter of Beavercreek; Melanie "Midge" Sturgeon of KS; Wayne E. Sturgeon Jr. of FL; Joel Sturgeon of Sandusky, OH; 6 grandchildren: Michael, Megan, Katie, Brian, Emily and Bailey; several great-grandchildren; sisters: Virginia Wooten and Kathryn Thomas, both of Adams County; as well as numerous other family members and friends.
Wilma was a devoted wife and mother. Her family would like to extend their appreciation to her "second family," the staff and residents at Greenewood Manor, and the Hospice of Miami Valley for the care they extended to Wilma.
Funeral services will be held 2 PM Tuesday, January 8th at McColaugh Funeral Home, Inc., 826 N. Detroit St., Xenia. She will be interred with her son and next to her husband at Woodland Cemetery in Xenia. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 12 Noon until the time of service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.mccolaughfuneralhome.com.