Rhoda R. Wilmsen

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Rhoda Rea Wilmsen, 74, of Westminster, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2013, at Carroll Hospital Center.

Born Jan. 26, 1939, in Hegins, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Henry and Beatrice Bowman. She was the wife of Garey D. Wilmsen Sr.

She was an active volunteer for Meals on Wheels, Bear Branch Nature Center and Master Gardeners of Carroll County. Her interests included sewing, knitting, cooking, quilting, gardening and traveling. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, where she was an active member of the Ruth Circle.

Surviving are children Garey D. Wilmsen Jr. and wife Patricia, of Westminster, Gregory C. Wilmsen and wife Abbe, of Waynesboro, Pa., and David A. Wilmsen and wife Donna, of Finksburg; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; a brother, Lester Bowman, of Purcellville, Va.; and sisters Pearl Enterline and Leah Underkoffler, of Halifax, Pa.

She was predeceased by a brother, Mark Bowman.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 833 Deer Park Road, Westminster.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Trinity Lutheran Church, 833 Deer Park Road, Westminster, MD 21157; Meals on Wheels of Maryland, 515 S. Haven St., Baltimore, MD 21224; or a .

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Published in Carroll County Times on Feb. 16, 2013