Lorraine Wilson, 84, Bristol


Mrs. Lorraine (Burke) Wilson, 84, of 150 Franklin St., Bristol, died Friday, April 25, at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence, surrounded by her loving family.

She was the wife of the late Dean Wilson, who preceded her in death in 1988. Born in Fall River, MA and a lifelong resident of Bristol, she was a daughter of the late William and Eva Marie (Vermette) Burke.

A homemaker, she was a graduate of Colt Memorial High School, class of 1948. She was a communicant of St. Mary's Church, Bristol.

She is survived by a son, Paul G. Wilson and his wife, Maureen, and a son-in-law, Manuel Perry, all of Bristol; six grandchildren, Lisa Perry, John Paul Perry, Eric Wilson, Emily Begin, Matthew and Melissa Wilson; and two great grandchildren, Jacob and Nicholas Perry. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Gail Ann Perry, and a brother, James Burke.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass Saturday, May 10, at 9 a.m. in St. Mary's Church, 330 Wood St., Bristol. Burial will be private. Visiting hours are respectfully omitted.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Bristol Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 775, Bristol, RI 02809. For online condolences, shared memories, information and directions go to  www.sansonefuneralhome.com.


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