Virginia “Bunny” Wilson

NEW WATERFORD – Virginia “Bunny” Wilson, 81, of Silliman Street, died at 8:56 p.m., Saturday at the Salem Regional Medical Center where she had been a patient.

Born Oct. 17, 1932, in East Palestine, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Martha Ann Powell Blutcher.

Survivors include her husband, Kenneth E. Wilson Jr., whom she married June 27, 1953; a daughter, Cindy Splitsone of Petersburg; a son, Kenneth Wilson III of New Waterford; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Deborah Wilson-Kubic; a son, Thomas C. Wilson, in infancy; and a granddaughter.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. today at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home in East Palestine ( Burial will follow in New Waterford Cemetery.

The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the time of service at the funeral home.