Zada Walston Wilgus, 102


Zada Walston Wilgus, 102, of Bethany Beach, died Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2006 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Md., embraced by her children.

Zada was a 1922 graduate of Buckingham High School in Berlin, Md. She was a charter member of the Assembly of God Church in Selbyville since 1955. She was active in civic and church work and a member of the Chatterbox group since 1936. Her life was a testimony to her family and those who knew her.

She is survived by her four children; Donald and wife Jane, Gerald and wife Joan, Jane and husband Paul McCabe, Ann and companion Michael Remy; eight grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William F. Wilgus Jr. in 1990.

Funeral services were scheduled for Sunday, Dec. 3, at the Bethany Chapel of Melson Funeral Services on West Avenue in Ocean View. Interment will be in Mariner’s Bethel Cemetery in Ocean View.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Assembly of God Church, 59 North Main St., Selbyville, DE 19975, or American Heart Assoc, 600 N. DuPont Hwy, Georgetown, DE. 19947