Mildred Finn (97) of Newton


Published on July 11 2019 7:01 am

Mildred Wilson Finn, age 97, of Newton, Illinois, passed away at 11:00 PM Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at her home.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, July 15 at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Newton, Illinois, with Ron Mulvey officiating. In loving memory of Mildred, memorials may be made to the Jasper County Senior Citizens. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home in Newton, Illinois. The obituary can be viewed and condolences left by clicking here.

Mildred was born on July 26, 1921, in Clay City, Illinois, the daughter of Frank K. and Bernice B. (Toliver) Wilson. Mildred worked at United Technologies in Newton for over 15 years. She was a member of the Central Christian Church in Newton. Mildred enjoyed gardening, raising flowers and doing word search puzzles.

Mildred is survived by: Daughter – Jo Anne Finn of Newton, Illinois; Brother – Jack Wilson of Springfield, Illinois; Nieces and nephews.

Mildred was preceded in death by her parents, son Charles Thomas Finn, five brothers Richard, Ralph, Robert, Eldon and Charles and four sisters Margaret, Maxine, Mary and Martha.